As drought tightens its grip, crop loss is only the first stage. It’s what’s coming in the months ahead that will hit farmers and consumers hardest.
Phillip Thompson and his girlfriend Lauren Tickard will begin their careers as dairy farmers in the fall.
Opening Maryland’s first ice cream trail was the perfect way to beat this week’s 90-plus degrees in Tuscarora, Maryland Agriculture Secretary Buddy Hance said.
State health officials say 78 bacterial infections have been linked to a central Pennsylvania dairy, making it the worst illness outbreak related to raw milk in the state’s history.
After an 11-day shutdown, a Pennsylvania dairy is allowed to re-open after raw milk it sold sickened 43 people, four of them here in Maryland.
State health officials say the number of people stricken with illness after consuming raw milk from a south-central Pennsylvania dairy has risen to 43 in four states.