Farm Life March-April 2020

Sweet Spot Maple syrup production expands in Southwest Virginia March-April 2020 Maple syrup production has been an Alleghany Highlands tradition for generations, widely celebrated in its 62-year-old Highland County Maple Festival. But now sap lines are also flowing...

Farm Life November-December 2019

November-December 2019 For Farmers, Hemp Is the New Cash Crop “Mac” McConnell is 99 years old, was a Navy pilot during World War II, and a veteran investigator with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives who helped his wife run a school for...