Military veterans apply skills to farming careers, and microgreen production is taking root on Virginia farms and in urban settings.
The Virginia Agriculture in the Classroom Teacher of the Year makes an impact in an urban setting, and avian flu is on the minds of poultry producers and backyard chicken owners amid outbreaks.
Loudoun County landowners are helping preserve the area’s farming heritage, and Virginia Christmas tree farms are promoting customer safety as families hand-pick the centerpieces for their holiday celebrations.
Virginia’s southeastern farmers are experts in producing pork and peanuts, and now you can visit them along a special route.
This month on Real Virginia, Virginia Farm Bureau’s weekly television program, you can see how locally sourced foods served in schools benefit whole communities. The show also features Southwest Virginia farmers who are cooking up a new opportunity in the form of maple syrup.