Protecting farm workers amidst climate change

2020-06-30T15:37:32-05:00June 30, 2020|Grower, Grower East, Grower Midwest, Grower West|

More days per year are dangerously hot – and that number is growing. Protecting farm labor from heat stress should be a priority.

by Enrico Villamaino

A new study released by the University of Washington and Stanford University reveals how climate change can negatively affect the ability of agricultural workers to safely operate in the field. (more…)

New features for every season

2020-06-30T15:30:09-05:00June 30, 2020|Grower Midwest|

Produce is sold at the farm market, which is housed in the farm’s 1881 bank barn. The area has been added onto four times, and now includes just under 12,000 square feet of retail space.
Photo courtesy of White House Fruit Farm

by Sally Colby

Those seeking fresh fruit and vegetables in the Canfield, Ohio, area don’t have to look far. (more…)