The Altoona Mirror, 25 Sep 2016 01:27:13 EDTSun, 25 Sep 2016 01:27:13 EDT up success Altoona native and her husband hope to strike it big in the popcorn business. In 2015, Stacey (Miller) Freitag and her husband Nate started Free Day Popcorn Co. to provide consumers with the freshest popcorn available.Mon, 5 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTAgriculture briefs joins extension Zach Larson joined Penn State Extension in early August as the field and forage crops educator for Blair, Huntingdon and Fulton counties as well as serving as a member of the statewide Crop Management Extension Group team.Mon, 5 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTFFA Spotlight Walason Age and school: 15, Chestnut Ridge Family: Parents, Jeff and Angelique Walason; brother, Tanner. Years involved with FFA: One Amount of time spent on FFA: About five hours a day during the school year.Mon, 5 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTAg progress days ahead SPRINGS - As Bob Oberheim gears up for his 25th year as manager of Ag Progress Days he admits the event has changed a lot in that quarter century.Mon, 1 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTAgriculture briefs Farm to Fork dinner set Vale Wood Farms will hold its Farm to Fork dinner from 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 20 on the dairy store lawn. Chef Michael Passanita will prepare a meal from food that is grown, prepared and served in Cambria County.Mon, 1 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDT