• Central Va. apple growers adjust to rising costs

    LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Rising costs have prompted some Central Virginia apple growers to change their production methods. The Nelson County Times ( ) reports that many orchards have bought smaller trees or dwarf trees,…

  • How rising temperatures affect apple crops (Video)

    It\’s apple harvest time throughout the region, but the global problem of rising temperatures is affecting crops.

  • Back-to-school bars: A healthy, homemade treat

    This take on a sweet and crunchy bar uses whole grains, apples, vegetables and a touch of honey. Try the recipe next time you need something to fill the lunchboxes and hungry tummies.