Andrew Kowalewski (top, center) is congratulated by Bill desRosiers of Cabot (left), who provided both Andrew and his brother Christopher caps and other goodies after the purchase of Andrew’s lamb at the Pennsylvania Farm Show. Above, Chelsea Empet of New Milford braces her lamb, Peaches, for bidding during the JuniorContinue Reading

Representing the Harriman family of Sullivan County at the 2020 Pennsylvania Farm Show last week were (above, from left) Emma Byler; Rowdy, Payton and Casey Harriman; and Lucas Yarish. Belgian Draft horses Buzz and Rock finished fifth among eight teams entered in the Heavyweight pulling division. In top photo, EmmaContinue Reading

Congressman Meuser (top, right, holding reins) gets some final words of encouragement from his experienced handler before embarking on the Celebrity Scurry Obstacle course. Above, Williams Companies director of community and project outreach Mike Atchie (second from left) congratulates Meuser on his first-place finish in the Celebrity Feed Scurry contestContinue Reading

Corbin Bruce, 10, (top) waits for his turn to show his registered Hampshire, Boss Hog, to the Farm Show judges. Shelby Bruce, 16, (above) puts her Hereford Cross hog, Lizzie J, through her paces at the Pennsylvania Farm Show. Story by Rick Hiduk (Also published in the Daily Review) TheContinue Reading

Photo by Rick Hiduk (Also published in the Daily Review) Pennsylvania Dairy Promotion is a big aspect of the Pennsylvania Farm Show and provides many opportunities for representatives of neighboring counties to work together to support the cause. Among the dairy representatives in Harrisburg this week were Bradford County AlternateContinue Reading

4H potato judges at the Pennsylvania Farm Show on Tuesday included (above, from left) Andrew Housenecht from Columbia Crossroads, Ellie Cook of Powell, Mya Calaman from Powell, Willow Bacorn of Athens, Melody Wright from Powell, Ariana Cook of Powell, and Rachel Fritsch from East Smithfield. Photo and story by RickContinue Reading

Emily Supancik (top) flanked by family members and representatives of the Pennsylvania Farm Show Scholarship Foundation and Tyler Peterson (above) were the two winners from the Endless Mountains region in Tuesday morning’s program. Photos and story by Rick Hiduk Twenty four Pennsylvania college students who are pursing studies in agriculture-relatedContinue Reading

Photo by Rick Hiduk (Also published in the Daily Review) Four Bradford County 4H members entered the Mr. Spuds potato decorating contest at this year’s Pennsylvania Farm Show, and they all placed. Displaying their entries (from left) are Ariana Cook from Powell, Rachel Fritsch from East Smithfield, Willow Bacorn fromContinue Reading

Photo and story by Rick Hiduk  (Also published in the Susquehanna County Independent) Among the large number of dairy royalty at this year’s Pennsylvania Farm Show are many ambassadors, whose job it is to help the Dairy Princesses with their duties of promoting dairy to the general public. Susquehanna CountyContinue Reading

Canton FFA members (above, from left) Hunter Hartford, Cheyenne Bastian-Brown, Camille McRoberts and adviser Tom Hojnowski in front of their landscape exhibit after conducting a demonstration on building bat houses on Monday at the Pennsylvania Farm Show. Story and photos by Rick Hiduk  (Also published in the Daily Review) CantonContinue Reading