Monday Apr 7
North Country Now
Story from NorthCountryNow.com
Farmers looking for data that can help them choose what strains of corn to grow this year can benefit from the results of the Northern New York Agricultural Development Program's 2013 corn grain performance trials.
The Times of Israel
Is Birthright in decline for neglecting 'cool' Tel Aviv-style Israel?
When Benji Lovitt posted a now widely read and shared piece in the eJewishPhilanthropy blog pointing out the lack of Tel Aviv start-ups, beach time and swanky Neve Tzedek tours on the itinerary for most pre- and post-college trips, he wasn't intending to bring down wrath upon Birthright, the popular ten-day trip to Israel for young Jews.
Maple Weekend Kicks Off in NY
WEST CHAZY, Ny- Maple Weekend in New York kicked off Saturday. Organizers say the 19th annual state wide event is growing each year thanks to the booming sugaring business.