The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 26 Oct 2014 01:54:15 EDTSun, 26 Oct 2014 01:54:15 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssGrowers say pumpkins are getting bigger and betterhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/595278.htmlArea growers say the quality of pumpkins available for consumers appears to be better than last year. "This year's crop is better than normal.Mon, 6 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTAgriculture briefshttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/595279.htmlFarm-city job exchange set The Blair County Chamber of Commerce Farm-City Committee has scheduled the first phase of the 2014 Farm-City job exchange. Beginning at 8 a.m.Mon, 6 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTFFA Spotlighthttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/595280.htmlAge and school: 16 and Bellefonte Area High School Family: Parents, Chris and Carrie Mauk; brother, Trevor Mauk FFA Chapter: Bellefonte Years involved with FFA: Two Amount of time spent on FFA: A lot of my time goes into FFA.Mon, 6 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTWoman stays busy in Grangehttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/592716.htmlLorena Baughman grew up in the Grange. "I am a member of the fourth generation of my family, my daughters are the fifth generation," the Duncansville area woman said. "I helped serve at the banquets from the time I could walk.Mon, 1 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTFarming 'hip' for northeast youthhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/592717.htmlCRANSTON, R.I. - Farming is hip in New England. Across the region, young people are choosing crops over cubicles, new farms are popping up and the local food movement is spreading.Mon, 1 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT