October 24, 2021

Nourish NY program expands

January 29, 2021

The line of cows dipped their heads Wednesday and began chewing on feed as farmer Paul Fouts of Fouts Farm in Groton pushed the food closer to their stalls. Fouts was happy to hear that […]

Farmers push through pandemic

December 30, 2020

Steam flared from the cows’ noses as Russ Bean of Bean’s SunnyBrook Farm pushed feed up to the cows in the Solon barn using the skid steer. They seemed happy to see him. The Beans, […]

Milk market squeezed

April 8, 2020

Stewart Young of East River Dairy in Homer drove up the muddy path Tuesday, parked his truck and stepped out to see the Alnye truck with a tub connected to the back. A few minutes […]

Milk prices on the rise

January 23, 2020

Greater Cortland area dairy farmers are finally making more for their milk than it costs to produce, after years when the price was less than the cost of production, but it’s nothing like 2014. The […]

New farm laws in effect

January 14, 2020

Emmet Karn turned the plow-like end of the skid steer toward the cow feed spread across the barn floor and began moving the feed closer to the cows. Karn is one of nine employees at […]