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Virginia winter wheat production soars

With a helping hand from Mother Nature, Virginia farmers produced one of the best winter wheat crops in ...

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Turkey prices double as Thanksgiving approaches

While there are enough turkeys to meet Thanksgiving demand this year, consumers can expect to pay more than ...

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Commodity trends announced

Virginia Market News Service reported the following weekly ag trends on October 7: In Virginia, state graded feeder ...

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Mt. Zion plans food distribution

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) food boxes, along with food purchased with donations from Mt. Zion Baptist and ...

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Commodity trends announced

Virginia Market News Service reported the following weekly ag trends on September 2: In Virginia, state graded feeder ...

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Commodity pricing trends announced

Virginia Market News Service reported the following weekly ag trends on August 19: In Virginia, State graded feeder ...

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Master Gardener training

The Charlotte County Extension Office will offer a computer-based, self-paced, independent Master Gardener study beginning on Sept. 8 ...

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Dry weather prior to harvest locks in watermelon’s iconic summer sweetness

The drier the days at harvest time, the sweeter the watermelon. Streaked with dark and light green stripes ...

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Sweet corn flourishing despite blistering heat

Sweet corn season is here, and despite persistent dry, hot weather, Virginia farmers are expecting a plentiful harvest. ...

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Did you know?

Mustard is a must-have at backyard barbecues, and that status as a summertime staple makes it easy to ...

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