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Saturday, August 17, 2019

Recognize efforts to restore wildlife habitat, population

By JIM ABRAMS Hunters checked a total of 19,088 wild turkeys during the 2019 spring hunting season. When compared to the 22,635 harvested in 2018,...

It’s decision time for farmers

By Ed Lentz Generally, at this time of year corn would have been planted, emerged, and have two to five visible leaves. However, very little corn...

Solid mentorship can ignite interest in the outdoor life

By JIM ABRAMS Any activity's future depends on the recruitment of new participants to keep it alive -- this is especially true with...

Butterweed is thriving this year

By EDWIN LENTZ The delayed planting this spring has allowed many weeds to survive longer and get larger compared to other growing seasons. Some fields have...

Leave baby animals alone

By JIM ABRAMS Each spring, just as assuredly as blooming daffodils and the appearance of morel mushrooms, veterinarians and wildlife officers will receive...

Weather conditions, not planting date, most important for corn yields

By ED LENTZ Very little corn has been planted in this area because of the wet conditions this spring. Frequent rains have not allowed soils...

Ohio has splendid history of water, fish improvements

By JIM ABRAMS Since the advent of more enlightened manufacturing and agricultural processes with accompanying pollution and littering regulations, Ohio has spent the...

Weed-control tips for soybeans

By Ed Lentz Farmers have to balance many activities during the planting season. Besides planting, they have to think about weed control for emerging soybeans. Because...

Thanks, Mom, for sending me outside where I belong

By JIM ABRAMS There once was a time when kids didn't have smartphones, computers, satellite or cable. Sometimes mothers, busy cleaning house on...

Wet weather causes problems for wheat farmers

By Ed Lentz It has not been an easy year for many area wheat farmers. Farmers who planted their wheat after Oct. 20 were caught with...
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