The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 25 May 2015 21:19:20 EDTMon, 25 May 2015 21:19:20 EDT farmers say business strong in Pennsylvania is Pennsylvania's number one industry, and cattle and beef production - the largest single segment of American agriculture - plays a big role.Mon, 4 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTAgriculture briefs PARK Tractor safety program reaches milestone A program designed to reduce tractor-related farm injuries and deaths by helping farmers pay for the installation of rollover protective structures, or ROPS, recently reached a milestone...Mon, 4 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTFFA Spotlight Fornwalt Age/school: 17, Central High School Family: Jeanine Strittmatter (mother), siblings: Josh, Kayla, Cody, Kaley FFA Chapter: Central Cove FFA Years in FFA: four Amount of time spent on FFA? Approximately 25 hours per...Mon, 4 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTPlanting season approaches spring-like weather takes hold, planting season is just around the corner and in some cases is underway. "Around April 15 to 20 is when the farmers get excited," said Gary Long, Blair County Farm Bureau president.Mon, 13 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDTAgriculture briefs receives honor READING -- Kenneth R. Mowry was recently inducted into the Pennsylvania Holstein Association Hall of Fame.Mon, 13 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDT