Archive for February, 2015


Heading into ’07 with eyes wide open

Thursday, December 28, 2006

As we close the door on another year, we start a new blank slate – anything is possible. I have always looked at a new year with eyes wide open to new possibilities and a hopeful heart.

Deleting 2006, one e-mail at a time

Thursday, December 28, 2006

The move from the big house to the smaller home a year ago brought a pint-sized office, three dozen banker boxes to replace nine, overfilled filing cabinets and a new, tiny-by-comparison work desk.

Lookin’ Bright Stored Right

Thursday, December 28, 2006

I love to bake, but making homemade goodies means someone should eat them. We don’t need the extra food temptations, and neither do the people (neighbors and friends) I might give them to.

Resolving to have a happier new year

Thursday, December 28, 2006

As I see it, the problem with writing is obvious: all the good lines are taken. If there was any justice in the world I would open this column about 2006 with “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.

Targeted grazing handbook can be accessed online

Thursday, December 28, 2006

MOSCOW, Idaho – A new handbook that focuses on using sheep and goats to manage vegetation and enhance landscapes was recently completed in a collaborative effort by researchers, educators, and producers from across the United States.

Pa. woman earns preservation medal

Thursday, December 28, 2006

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. – Terry Ann Schaner, vice regent of the Jacob Ferree chapter of the

Heart-healthy pork makes discovery list

Thursday, December 28, 2006

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Heart-healthier pork may not yet appear on restaurant menus, but it has been included among Discover magazine’s top 100 science stories of 2006.

Giant ragweed added to glyphosate-resistant list

Thursday, December 28, 2006

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Giant ragweed soon could cast a giant shadow on the world’s most popular herbicide.

Fires may be key to saving oak trees

Thursday, December 28, 2006

CLEVELAND – Oak forests may be approaching extinction, but lightning fires may play a vital role in their regeneration, according to

Farmers markets gaining momentum

Thursday, December 28, 2006

WASHINGTON – According to the preliminary results of a USDA survey, the number of farmers markets increased more than 7 percent between 2005 and 2006.


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