What drove dairy powerhouse Dean Foods to seek bankruptcy court protection?

November 16, 2019

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If American farmers are over-regulated, as suggested by some who answered last week’s poll, how do you perceive the Pennsylvania proposal to levy a fee on plant-based milks?

November 9, 2019

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What’s the biggest drag on the farm economy?

November 2, 2019

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Life in the Farm Lane

The Old Farmer’s Almanac is a handy guidebook, some farmers claim. I have purchased copies the past couple of years. They’ve been entertaining reads and as fate would have it, I discovered they have a “garden planting guide.” Read more

Well, it’s been six months since I wrote my last “Life in the Farm Lane” blog. And it’s been a pretty full six months for me, mostly because my family and I welcomed our daughter into the world in March.  Read more

I love farmers markets. They help complement my attempts at gardening and my mission to keep my blueberry bush going strong. But my budget can quickly fall apart when walking the isles of the market looking at the products and trying to decide what I will take home. Read more