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  • Hagar_mug1.jpg Farmers strive for sustainability

    Conserving the land and assuring long-term profitability are two of the key goals for farmers these days, according to columnist Peter Hagar.

    April 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • Black_Peter_2014_cropped.jpg Big shift in Quebec vote

    Being a man of science, Philippe Couillard, premier-designate of Quebec, chose to use a geological term (though his field is actually medicine) to describe what happened in Monday's election, writes Canadian columnist Peter Black.

    April 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Terry_Mattingly.jpg A monastery in the Hebrides, after 1,000 years

    Before Father Seraphim Aldea can build a monastery on Scotland's Mull Island, he needs to have a working septic system, writes religion columnist Terry Mattingly.

    April 11, 2014 1 Photo

  • Tobias_Sue_012914.jpg Old movies offer more than entertaining TV

    Columnist Susan Tobias and her husband, Toby, are reminded of simple childhood memories while watching an old black-and-white movie.

    April 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • kivett_jordy.jpg When adding to food, keep it short and sweet

    Using any sweetener, natural or otherwise, should be limited in a healthy diet, Jordy Kivett writes.

    April 8, 2014 1 Photo

  • Walace_Jolene 7-12_cropped.jpg Take steps to protect your soil

    Being mindful of how and where you walk will go a long way to giving your plants a good start to the season, Jolene Wallace writes.

    April 7, 2014 1 Photo

  • ouellette.jpg The true power of the people

    For one full week, everything I watch on television will be logged and used to determine the fabled Nielsen TV ratings, Steve Ouellette writes.

    April 6, 2014 1 Photo

  • ray_johnson.jpg The climate is changing: how about us?

    The science is clear: The climate is changing and humans are largely responsible, columnist Ray Johnson writes.

    April 6, 2014 5 Photos

  • colin_read.jpg Tax could limit high-frequency trading

    Modern day robber barons siphon off millions in profit from the stock market on a daily basis, according to columnist Colin Read.

    April 6, 2014 1 Photo

  • Gast_Richard.jpg Maple sugaring season is underway

    Climate change has generally pushed back the season, but this year has been an exception, according to columnist Richard Gast.

    April 6, 2014 1 Photo

Peter Black: Canadian Dispatch

Lois Clermont, Editor

Cornell Cooperative Extension

Richard Gast: Cornell Ag Extension

Bob Grady

Guest Columns
Peter Hagar: Cornell Ag Connection

Health Advice

Ray Johnson: Climate Science

Gordie Little: Small Talk
Terry Mattingly: On Religion

Steve Ouellette: You Had To Ask

Colin Read: Everybody's Business

Pinch of Time