Weather Whiplash Hurts Local FarmsSnow squalls quickly moved through the area Friday night as temperatures dropped into the teens.
Opinion: Obama Is Trying To Buy The Hispanic And Female Vote With Another Government GiveawayConveniently-timed for Obama's reelection, the Hispanic and Women Farmers and Ranchers Claims Resolution program began September 24, 2012 – just a month-and-a-half before the election. Apparently the Obama administration did not care about this alleged injustice to females and Hispanics any time in the past three-and-a-half years. It just happened to be thought about and addressed now – just before voters pull the lever.
Dry Weather Not Bothering Local FarmersScott Wilson, of Wilson Farm in Lexington, says the hot, dry conditions are perfect for growing crops.
Destructive Japanese Beetles Arrive Early, Cause Headaches For Mass. FarmersThe south coast of Massachusetts is getting hit particularly hard this summer with those swarming bugs that ruin trees and crops.
Working In The Commonwealth: Farmers, Artists Following Their DreamFarmers and artists are following their dream in Massachusetts despite tough economic times.
Curious If There's Artificial Hormones In MilkFarmer Mark Duffy milks his cows at Great Brook Farm in Carlisle every eight hours, every day. It's the only way he can step up production naturally....