| Jun 8, 2012
| 12:09 PM
Peaches were hanging off the trees in central Va last Friday, June 1, when the weather forecasters were calling for severe weather and the possibility of tornadoes.
That afternoon, golf ball size hail hit the central Va peach orchards at Saunders...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 5:09 AM
Turkey & Peaches in Pita Pocket Sandwich
1 pita pocket whole grain, cut in half
5 ounces Eckrich Applewood Smoked Turkey Breast with Bacon Deli Meat
¾ cup mixed baby greens and/or spinach
1 large peach, seeded and cut into slices
1 to 2...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 8:38 PM
The peach orchard at Beck's Farm is only quiet for so long. Sooner or later, you'll hear Sarah Beck talking about her sweet life.
"It's just about fun out here. The sun is shining, it's a beautiful day," Beck said.
She says her 48 varieties of peaches...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 7:48 AM
The flavor of a peach in hot weather can instantly transport you back to your childhood. The peach succumbing to the pressure of your grip while the juice cascades down your chin is a tactile memory that explodes in your cortex with every first bite of...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 3:11 PM
Peaches are ready to harvest, sooner than usual, due to a warmer spring in Central Pennsylvania.
Stanley Brown, owner of Brown's Orchards and Market, says weather can be friend or foe to a farmer.
"A lot of our fruit grower friends up in Northern...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 7:09 AM
Culinary Consultant for Bristol Farms Stores, Chef Jamie Gwen shares some summer meals you can prepare that require no cooking!
For Bristol Farms locations, go to www.bristolfarms.com
CHEF JAMIE’S ULTIMATE
| Jan 19, 2012
| 1:45 PM
We moved from the brickyard company town of St. Charles to a 40-acre gentleman’s farm near New Bethlehem when I was in the first grade. I remember gathering peaches from the aging peach orchard the next summer. These unhealthy looking peach trees...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 4:38 AM
A college-educated mother of two who ran a business was having God troubles, reports the Orlando Sentinel.
So she went to the Meditation and Healing Center in Windermere where she met a woman that sounded like she could charm the fuzz off a peach,...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 1:05 AM
MINOT, N.D. - North Dakota might never challenge Georgia as the peach state, but Scott Mehlhoff has proven that the fruit trees can produce as far north as Minot.
Mehlhoff's collection of fruit trees in his southeast Minot yard includes two varieties of...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 5:52 PM
A popular grocery chain is adding locally grown produce to its shelves. Kroger says customers are demanding it.
The produce will be labeled with green stickers that read "locally grown". Farmers will put the stickers on the food right after it's picked....
| Jul 26, 2012
| 10:11 AM
This refreshing Peach Melba Cooler will quench even the biggest summerthirst. The trio of creamy raspberry sherbet, frozen peaches and sparkling club soda team up for super sipping.
- 6 slices frozen peaches
- 2 cups peach...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 2:17 PM
Peach Growers in Sutter and Yuba County are beating the bushes for workers that can pick their peaches before they rot.
"I need at least 30-40 pickers every day, but sometimes I get here show up only 10 guys or five guys," said Dalvir Gill, who grows 200...