A dry August is taking its toll on Queens’ community gardens.

A community garden in Queens is struggling to keep their crop going after the driest August since 1994. (NY1 Photo/Clodagh McGowan)

Sonia Ferraro has been gardening her whole life. But she says there is a noticeable difference this year in the fall. “It’s different from other gardens. This year, it was like crying because we drank water and it wasn’t enough,” said Ferraro, founder of Garden Community Gardens in Queens. More than a dozen vegetables and … Read more

A five-generation family farm that attracts thousands of visitors

MOORESVILLE, NC – Carrigan Farms has been family owned since 1902, spanning five generations and bringing thousands of smiles. What you need to know Carrigan Farms offers seasonal strawberry, apple and pumpkin picking The farm has been around since 1902 and has spanned five generations The farm sees thousands of customers every year in all … Read more

A five-generation family farm that attracts thousands of visitors

MOORESVILLE, NC – Carrigan Farms has been family owned since 1902, spanning five generations and bringing thousands of smiles. What you need to know Carrigan Farms offers seasonal strawberry, apple and pumpkin picking The farm has been around since 1902 and has spanned five generations The farm sees thousands of customers every year in all … Read more