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Strawberry season has arrived

Strawberry season is here, and farmers are eagerly welcoming guests and their strawberry-picking buckets. “Consumers can expect a good fruit load on the plant, with ... Read more

1 month ago by Staff Report.

It’s time to plan for pickles

As gardening season is here, I urge you to grow a variety of vegetables for pickling. Going beyond cucumbers can lead to delicious, crisp pickles ... Read more

2 months ago by Katharine Wilson.

Centra begins needs assessment process with survey

Every three years Centra is required to complete a Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) for the communities served by the not-for-profit health care system. Part ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

Home baking continues to rise

Home baking escalated during the pandemic, and it continues to be on the rise. From renovation projects to gardening, the coronavirus lockdown sent many consumers ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

Home baking continues to rise

Home baking escalated during the pandemic, and it continues to be on the rise. From renovation projects to gardening, the coronavirus lockdown sent many consumers ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

1.29% of foods exceed acceptable pesticide levels

The U.S. Department of Agriculture once again revealed nearly 99% of foods tested in its Pesticide Data Program have pesticide residues that fall well below ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

Ladies of the Lake donate to cancer care

The Ladies of the Lake Cancer Support Group turned COVID social distancing into an art form with the help of Keith Papke, a photographer/videographer who ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Report.

Seven pallets of peanut butter donated

To honor March as National Peanut Month, the Virginia Peanut Board and Virginia Peanut Growers Association are again teaming with Peanut Proud to contribute peanut ... Read more

4 months ago by Staff Report.

Rupen elevates sauces to a new level

Rupen Rao immigrated to the U.S. more than 20 years ago from India, and in 2018 took the leap to pursue his dream of making ... Read more

4 months ago by Katharine Wilson.

Exercise tips offered for a workout without the gym

Maintaining physical activity and good health during the pandemic will not only help with weight management, but also supports a healthy immune system and improves ... Read more

4 months ago by Staff Report.

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