• Tim White

    Excuse me the Phone is Ringing

    Buckeye Farm Beat

     by Tim White
     on February 22, 2011

    I get all kinds of phone calls during the course of a day. Sometimes it’s the granddaughter of a reader who recalls seeing her grandpa on the cover of the Ohio Farmer in 1957, might have been March or April, but it could have been '58 or '59, and it might have been Farm Journal, but do I happen to have an extra copy of the 1957 March issue and April too? Sometimes it’s a P.R. person pushing a story idea. “Would you like to talk with Ron Weedster in person? I think you will…

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  • Tim White

    Here comes the judge

    Buckeye Farm Beat

     by Tim White
     on February 10, 2011

    In the grasp of a frigid artic blast this week, I had the opportunity to help some high school FFA students with a practicum, and I must say it warmed me up a little. I was feeling a little duty-bound when the local vo-ag teacher Gina Anderson emailed me with a request to help judge the FFA district practicum at Lancaster High School, but I saw about 15 familiar names on the list of judges and figured I better not be the one who lets her down. So Wednesday afternoon this week I trekked over to…

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