Officials took action earlier this month after crop-destructing beetles were found in a bag of rice originating in the Middle East.
Despite earlier summertime weather, a frost advisory will go into effect for Pittsburgh Saturday.
A rainy spring led to a late planting season for most Pennsylvania farmers. Back in May, you could squeeze water out of the soil at Pete Beccari’s farm in Oakdale. Now though, it’s been too dry.
For third generation farmer Pete Beccari, the recent rainy weather has become problematic.