Saturday, April 30, 2016
combining soybeans

All across the Midwest, the phones are finally ringing in grain elevator offices: Sell!
Northumberland map

Wheat farmer in Northumberland, U.K., sets new world wheat record: 249.6 bushels per acre.
organic vegetable sign

Record growth in organics: The number of U.S. certified organic operations increased by almost 12 percent between 2014 and 2015.
seeds in vials

There are an estimated 26 seed libraries across the Commonwealth, with more than 350 nationwide.
Black bear

Bear spottings are on the rise, but feeding them can have unintended consequences.
Certified Angus Beef in Russia

In its first expansion beyond North America, Certified Angus Beef began production and sales in Russia this spring, through licensed partner Miratorg Agribusiness Holding.
17-year cicada Brood X

Brood V cicadas will emerge in parts of Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Virginia and Maryland in 2016.
onions and potatoes

Learn how to grow onion sets and why you should plant seed potatoes instead of potatoes from the supermarket.
corn planter

It may be too cold now, but this is a good time to get ready for planting.
Ethan Holmes applesauce

On the weekends, Ethan Holmes would head to the incubator, where he would spend the weekend making applesauce.
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