A cold snap this weekend could hold up the process, but some syrup makes have started tapping trees and collecting sap.
Since the 1970s, the Cummington Fairgrounds in the western Massachusetts hilltown of Cummington has hosted sheep and wool enthusiasts for a weekend of family and sheep focused events.
The National Weather Service is warning farmers about a frost advisory early Friday morning for northwestern Massachusetts, southern Vermont and southwestern New Hampshire.
A small non-profit in Northampton, Massachusetts has raised almost enough money to purchase an historic farm for agriculture and education. WFCR’s Peter Moskowitz reports.