Alan Souther, Alleghany County Written by: Amy Ager Alan’s truck was in the driveway and the trailer in the shop so Sam Dobson figured we might drop in on him and visit for a bit. The timing was good as he had just put the calves back in he weaned the day before. Only took an hour and a half to do it on his own but sure as Christmas as we were standing there we figured out which one […]
Larry Hash, Alleghany County Written by: Amy Ager They told me this is one of the coldest areas of the state nestled in those high mountains at 2700 feet and has seen temperatures as low as -24. Almost everyone remembers that day, how hard it was to start the tractor and feed and how that UPS drivers shoes stuck right to the bottom of his metal truck. Farming in this pocket requires a different level of skill with a shorter […]