Jillian Gustin (above, left) and Molly Burke show their market sheep, Walter and Clover, on the stage of the Small Arena in the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg. On Tuesday, they were sold during a Youth Livestock Auction. Story and photo by Rick Hiduk (Originally published in the Rocket-Courier)Continue Reading

Jim Kessler, owner of Kessler’s Tree Farm, stands between two Grand Champion Christmas trees in the Pennsylvania Christmas Tree Growers Association at the 107th Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg. Story and photos by Rick Hiduk (Originally published in the Susquehanna County Independent) The Pennsylvania Christmas Tree Growers Association (PCTGA) wasContinue Reading

Alice Polcrack (third from left next to PA Ag Secretary Russell Redding) celebrates the official opening of the 107th PA Farm Show by cutting the ribbon with State Dairy Princess Selena Horst. Below, she addresses the crowd. Story by Rick Hiduk / Photos courtesy of PA Farm Show A ShunkContinue Reading

Greeting Canton FFA advisor Tom Hojnowski, members (second, from left) Charleigh Anderson, Mitchell Wooster, Aubree Route, Oliver Kelley, Camille McRoberts, Lucas Drever, Alexis McRoberts, Tyler Engel, Kathryne Kilbourn, Tyson Bedford, Samantha Morgan, and Noah Gibble on their big day at the Pennsylvania Farm Show were Secretary Russell Redding (left) andContinue Reading

Tim Wells (right) of Deep Roots Hard Cider accepts a first-place ribbon in the Spiced Cider category from PA Department of Agriculture deputy secretary Cheryl Cook. The cidery’s Apple Crisp is one of four awards the Sugar Run business has garnered at the PA Farm Show since 2019. Story byContinue Reading

Participating in holiday gift shopping for Susquehanna County Interfaith on Dec. 5 were (top, from left) George Stark, Coterra; Hayley Rupakis and Jeremy Yadlosky, Lackawanna College; Bill desRosiers, Coterra; Karen Hubbard, Rain For Rent; Bonnie Morris, Coterra; Chad Kelly, Ampro; Robert Wagner and Bob Piccoletti, GDS; Cindy Beeman, Interfaith; RebeccaContinue Reading

Participating in an evening of presentations to Springville Pack 97 Webelo Scouts by first responders were (top, back, from left) Brandi Hillard, Jim White, Phil Hillard, Jason Smith, Jayden Ward, Makenzy Monty, Norah Gates, Cpl. Justin Landseidel, den leader Tyler White, Kayla Kiefer, Aaron O’Brien,(kneeling) assistant den leader Shannon Gates,Continue Reading