Hobby farmers, urban farmers, gardeners and back-to-the-land survivalists are using root cellars to store vegetables throughout the winter months. Here’s an easy way to make your own.
World population, U.S. farm productivity, Earl Butz and Bret Maverick: What should farmers believe?
NASS forecasts 76.4 million acres of soybeans for harvest this year. If realized, this will be the second largest harvested acreage on record and NASS forecasts this year’s corn yield at 154.4 bushels per acre, the third-highest yield on record.
The break-up of a Russian potash cartel is part of what’s triggering the fertilizer market upheaval.
Although cell phone cameras are a recent innovation, they continue nearly 150 years of tradition that photography should be broadly accessible and an extension of our own experience.
This year’s market livestock sale at the Mercer County (Pa.) 4-H Roundup totaled nearly $142,000.
Move over The Lost Colony and Jamestown, a new fort has the distinction of being the oldest European fort in the inland United States.
Consumers and retailers who purchased raw milk from Green Acres Jersey Farm, 725 Prescott Road, Lebanon, should discard it immediately due to Listeria monocytogenes contamination found in a recent sample collected by the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture.
As the new corn and soybean crops are harvested, feed prices should drop sharply, making lower milk prices more bearable.
Tucked in the far southwestern corner of Pennsylvania, John and Dorothy Marchezak juggled the demands of a dairy operation and raising children, Patty, Jan and John E. They bottled their own milk, with a door-to-door delivery route, and sold meat from their Washington County farm.