• Tim White

    Weed Control and Caddying

    Buckeye Farm Beat

     by Tim White
     on July 29, 2011

    Once a year I get to write about golf and this is the time. Last week I caddied for my daughter Allie in the annual North South Amateur Golf Tournament in Pinehurst, N.C. The event is in its 109th year. It’s a little different than most golf tournaments in that only 64 players are invited. They compete in head-to-head matches until only two are left – the same as a tennis tournament or the NCAA basketball tournament. With the heat index hitting a record 114 degrees, the caddy…

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  • Tim White

    Among the Silos and Steeples

    Buckeye Farm Beat

     by Tim White
     on July 13, 2011

    I spent last night in Celina working on assignment for the August issue. The meeting I was attending finished late and I got a room at the America’s Best Hotel along the shores of Grand Lake St. Marys. Before going to bed I discussed the lake’s algae problems with the motel’s owner Muhammad Khokhar. He has owned the establishment as well as the Holiday Inn Express across the road since 2007. Business a year ago was not good because of the lake’s toxic algae problems…

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