• Va. officials: Strawberry crop late but sweet

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia agriculture officials say the state’s strawberry crop is coming to market a little late, but it will be worth the wait. The Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services says cooler weather at many farms delayed this year’s strawberry crop by one to three weeks. But those conditions help boost the…

  • Farmers market strawberries: Better for your health, better tasting

    The summer season brings about a variety of produce, and purchasing produce locally can be healthier, tastier and less expensive for consumers.