Posts tagged "Kristy Foster"

The story behind the old Minnie

What stories are behind the tractors on your farm or in your family?

Being a dirt diva may good for your health

Who would have thought that a little dirt under the fingernails or jumping through a mud puddle would be good for a girl?

Shale industry: It’s time to keep up, not wimp out

When I started covering the subject, it was just as the Marcellus Shale was taken hold in northeastern Pennsylvania and none of us knew it was on its way west.

Carroll County is passionate about agriculture

Agriculture is tied to everything in Carroll County and residents know it.

Coyotes ARE EVERYWHERE!

The city of Niles has hired a trapper to hunt two coyotes down in the city limits.

Oil and gas drilling: The question is how much risk?

It’s no secret that I’ve been covering a lot of Marcellus and Utica shale stories in the past few months. Now, other stories are popping up, such as the Class II brine injection wells as a result of the drilling in Ohio and Pennsylvania. No matter on which side of the issue you are on,...

The land and people are what Jerry D. will miss…

Farmers knew he cared about the farm, the land and the animals.

What are they thinking?

Animal rights groups will do anything -- anything! -- to try and boost their cause. Even if that means willfully vandalizing and potentially causing a traffic accident.

Did some drilling protesters abuse their rights?

The behavior of some protesters at the YOUNG Conference left a bad impression on this reporter.

Shoes and dairy farming? Yes, they can be combined!

Two Connecticut men are using what they have learned from running a shoe business to operate a dairy farm.

Something to ponder about our grain — then and now –

The soybean harvest has begun, but where will they end up when they leave your farm?

Coping with the one thing that is constant in life: stress

Stress — Everyone has it, but how do you deal with it?