| Jul 9, 2013
| 11:28 AM
I was visiting my sister in New England on our weekly CSA pickup day, so my husband dutifully went out to the farm to get our haul. Once home, he prepped all the veggies, carefully placing them in the crispers of the fridge.
He even took a photo of this...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 10:56 AM
Customer Appreciation Day was fantastic. We hope all of our friends and customers were able to enjoy the delicious pork barbecue, homemade sodas, live bluegrass music and beautiful weather last Saturday.
We would like to thank Steve, Linda and...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 6:05 AM
Just week 2 into our CSA challenge, and I had a mid-week meltdown.
Someone in my empty-nest, two-person household sent me a text saying he was picking up dinner. "Don't get any vegetables!" I texted back, anxious about the eight different kinds of...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 8:34 AM
FIVE POINTS, Calif. (AP) — Amid the vast almond orchards and grape fields that surround Five Points in California's Central Valley, a once-dominant crop that has nearly disappeared from the state's farms is making a comeback: sugar beets.
| Mar 27, 2013
| 2:30 AM
| Mar 5, 2013
| 11:40 AM
While it might be tough to imagine heading out to a local farm for an armful of fresh vegetables when it’s still chilly, it’s almost that time of year. Harford County farms are gearing up for growing season, and that means it’s time to...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 8:23 AM
An entirely new kind of South Florida restaurant has opened its doors in Delray Beach.
With just 18 seats inside and another eight on the patio, the Grove is the type of personal, chef-driven restaurant you'd expect to find on a trip to Napa Valley....
| Feb 8, 2013
| 1:05 AM
The North Dakota State University Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics is part of a grant to develop enhanced energy sugar beets that are optimized for biofuel production. The grant is funded by the U.S. Department of Energy's Advanced...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 1:05 AM
NDSU and Plant Sensory Systems, a Maryland-based agricultural biotechnology company, has started researching the biological, economic and environmental benefits of the Nitrogen Use Efficient and Stress Tolerant Crops (NUEST) technology in energy beets....
| Feb 12, 2013
| 9:15 PM
I’m not one to make New Year’s resolutions — I tend to set annual goals on my birthday in July instead — but I do always roll (and I mean roll) into January with a big case of food fatigue and a vow to end the crazy nonstop...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 5:17 PM
Q: I hate having to get up three or four times a night to urinate. Around 3 or 4 in the morning, I have trouble getting back to sleep.
I have discovered that when I take ibuprofen for post-exercise soreness, I am much less likely to be awakened by my...