Heat Wave Could Damage Crops, Impact Prices For Local ProduceThis has been an especially tough growing year. The spring growing season was stunted due to cool temperatures and rain, and now a week long unrelenting burst of humid heat is taxing fields and farm stands across the East End.
Months Later, Hurricane Sandy Now Putting Long Island Farm Industry In DangerHurricane Sandy is taking an unexpected toll on local crops, and it could lead to higher prices at grocery stores.
Stink Bugs Wreaking Havoc On Crops In Hudson ValleyIn the Hudson Valley, it’s that time of year – fall foliage, apple-picking, and of course, stink bugs.