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OEFFA announces 2011 Stewardship Award Recipients

The Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association (OEFFA) has bestowed its highest honor, the Stewardship Award, on Ed Snavely of Knox County and Deborah Stinner of Wayne County. The announcement was made on February 19 as part of OEFFA’s 32nd Annual Conference, Inspiring Farms, Sustaining Communities. The award recognizes “outstanding …

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Insulting Ohio’s small waters

By Mark Wilson We’ve entered the age of civility. Politicians started off 2011 by tempering their choice of words when criticizing an opponent. House Speaker John Boehner stopped calling the Democrats’ healthcare bill “job killing” and began calling it “job crushing.” Recently, a senior water quality manager at Ohio EPA …

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Insulting Ohio's small waters

By Mark Wilson We’ve entered the age of civility. Politicians started off 2011 by tempering their choice of words when criticizing an opponent. House Speaker John Boehner stopped calling the Democrats’ healthcare bill “job killing” and began calling it “job crushing.” Recently, a senior water quality manager at Ohio EPA …

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BioHio Research Park links business and OARDC

At a time when the Buckeye state is trying to dig out of the recession and re-engineer its economy to boost job creation, the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) is collaborating with forward-thinking industry to do just that. The Wooster center — part of Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences — …

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Several From Ohio Competing in Championship Tractor Pull in Louisville

Several people from Ohio will be competing in the Championship Tractor Pull during the National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville this week. 8,200 Super Stock Tractors Mike Beck                          Napoleon                              High Tech Redneck David Siefert                     New Washington                Renegade Deere 7,500 Modified Tractors John Evans                       Wilmington                         Double Stuff Keith HuKeith                  Ansonia                                The …

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