Monday, August 19, 2019

Around the Table

Late blight has been reported in Erie, Mercer, Indiana, Centre, and Clinton counties, and are primarily in commercial production and home garden tomatoes.

How-To's

Many gardeners have had to harvest more green tomatoes than usual this year, making it a great time to learn how to harvest, ripen and cook green tomatoes.

Mosquitoes occur every summer, but there are some things you can do about them. Learn how to manage mosquito populations near you.

Columns

fertilizer

Learn how to better manage your land to get the most out of fertilizer applications and reduce runoff.
primrose

A long harvest and bitter winter loom, as President Donald Trump threatens even tougher trade sanctions on key U.S. food buyers beginning Sept. 1.
Item No. 1139

Another mystery item has been revealed, just in time for us to start a new one. This week's tool comes from Baden, PA. Can you guess this mystery antique item's use?
water bottles

Drinking water is the top priority on any outdoor adventure, especially for hunters, fishers, and hikers heading into the backcountry.
hummingbird

If you feed hummingbirds, you should be seeing lots of activity right now. Ruby-throated hummingbird numbers peak in August. 
2000-01 Hillsdale High School basketball team

Blessed with a long life, this morning it feels to many of us that Vic Kahl’s journey still wasn’t quite long enough as we say the final farewell. 

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