Learn how erratic summer weather has affected the growing season with Seth Jacobs of Slack Hollow Farm. From cold spring nights to rains in June, hear how shifts in temperature and moisture hurt this summer’s crop yield. How can you help local farmers recover from these conditions? Find out in this Daily Bite! Thanks to our sponsor S. Wallace Edwards & Sons.
“The big problem was that it started to rain about the first of June, and it kept raining for weeks at a time… We lost control of our seeding, field prep, weed control, and we’re going to be feeling the consequences of that for a long time.” [00:45]
— Seth Jacobs of Slack Hollow Farms