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  • Gast_Richard.jpg Timber management has many benefits

    The use of applicable timber-management practices can help deer survive the winter, according to columnist Richard Gast

    February 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Gast_Richard.jpg Flower life can be extended

    That Valentine bouquet doesn't have to be a fleeting memory, according to columnist Richard Gast.

    February 9, 2014 1 Photo

  • Gast_Richard.jpg Learn to deal with hypothermia, frostbite

    Prevention is best, but knowing how to treat injuries is also critical this time of year, according to columnist Richard Gast.

    January 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Gast_Richard.jpg Maple School to be held

    Franklin County event will features classes on a variety of topics, maple equipment sales and more, according to columnist Richard Gast.

    January 12, 2014 1 Photo

  • Gast_Richard.jpg Kisses under mistletoe have ancient origins

    While it is unclear exactly which tradition started the Christmas practice, mistletoe has long held a place in ancient lore, according to columnist Richard Gast.

    December 29, 2013 1 Photo

  • Gast_Richard.jpg Moose returning to New York

    While other areas have experienced declines, the lack of certain parasites has helped boost local populations, according to columnist Richard Gast.

    December 15, 2013 1 Photo

  • Gast_Richard.jpg Native horticulturalist rescued Pilgrims

    Colony may not have survived without the expertise of a key Native American ally, according to columnist Richard Gast.

    December 1, 2013 1 Photo

  • Gast_Richard.jpg Cranberry farm has memorable harvest

    The artificial bogs created by a farmer in the Town of Brasher provide a unique harvesting method, according to columnist Richard Gast.

    November 17, 2013 2 Photos

  • Gast_Richard.jpg Extension celebrates anniversary

    For the past 100 years, Franklin County Cooperative Extension has been serving the needs of the community and still has much to offer, according to columnist Richard Gast.

    November 3, 2013 1 Photo

  • Gast_Richard.jpg Jack O'Lanterns have long history

    Growers try for larger and larger pumpkins as they keep ancient tradition alive, according to columnist Richard Gast.

    October 20, 2013 1 Photo