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Daily Archives: March 1, 2012

The 2008 survey and report, "Place Matters," found a substantial majority of respondents in all rural regions would advise a teenager to leave for opportunities elsewhere. That's a sad statement. We must find the vision and political will to reverse that reality. We must find a way to bring rural America back to life.

Editor:If you have done any calf rearing you know how difficult the task at hand can be. My husband and I took our son...

Hello Again!It seems as though spring has come early, as I watch the snow drops bloom and see the daffodils shooting skyward. This has...

A good start on having a profitable dairy farm is a high milk price; however, the fundamental need is astute management of the cows,...

The upcoming Ohio Deer and Turkey Expo, one of Ohio’s top outdoor shows, has a new owner and name. Yes, sport shows are owned...

As I sit and look at the weather outside, the sun is shining and it is almost 40 degrees in February in Ohio. Wow,...

I once worked with a guy who fancied himself a comedian. One sunny morning he said to me: "It's gonna be tough sleddin' today!"...

The comment that my children are "amazingly well behaved" accompanied an email forward of a video-gone-viral that has blanketed the media. The video features...

While perusing the notes on the PaBirds listserv last week, a subject line from Feb. 17 caught my eye. It was posted by a...

As corn and soybeans cash prices flutter around their post-harvest highs, a farmer telephones with a question: How do February's stronger prices compare to...
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