Soybean growing problems

Soybean growing problems

When growing soybeans, Anne Dorrance, OSU Extension specialist, lists some symptoms and conditions to look for:1. Early dying due to drought. Yep, dro...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Dangers of Big Philanthropy

When billionaires write charitable gifts off their taxes, the rest of us pick up the tab.When you hear about a billionaire “giving back” &...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


FDA Should Think Like a Surgeon

FDA Should Think Like a Surgeon

On a visit to her prenatal physician, Margaret Boeme and her husband received unwelcome news — their unborn baby had a spinal tumor. Several doc...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Economy, drug epidemic top state concerns

Economy, drug epidemic top state concerns

The deeply divisive presidential campaign has commanded our attention for nearly two years.I traveled extensively across our state during this time, t...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Racial Bias Puts Patients at Risk

Racial Bias Puts Patients at Risk

Do blacks have less sensitive nerve endings than whites?It’s an outrageously racist question. Yet in a recent survey, 14 percent of white second...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Digital divide in rural America

Digital divide in rural America

Access to the internet. The internet is now considered a basic human right; it is how people find employment, handle their finances, receive an educat...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Fairness in the livestock industry

The USDA took an important step last month to bring more fairness to the livestock industry. The impact of three introduced “Farmer Fair Practic...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Ohio biz growth model for U.S.

Ohio biz growth model for U.S.

The national economy and what it takes to create real economic growth were major topics of conversation for political candidates last year. That’...

February 15th, 2017 |  


America’s Responsibility

America’s Responsibility

Most of us make our decisions every day. When the point comes that someone else is making all of our decisions then that’s not very great for an...

February 15th, 2017 updated: February 15th, 2017. |  


Editorial: Nothing wrong with staying in one place

There’s something to be said for living in the same area all your life, knowing your way around and knowing the people around you.Consider this&...

February 15th, 2017 |