It began in the way that so many things do, with an irritating little problem and the search for a simple solution.
If you had to conjure up a picture of what it means to be from Appalachia, you might picture two women sitting outside, stringing green beans …
BUFFALO — On a recent summer day, with a scorching sun overhead, Stephen Owens had his mind on pumpkins.
Looking at the dried green and brown clumps of beans he calls “Leather Britches” is enough to take Mike Costello back to the childhood celebra…
Two years ago, Liz and Jimmie Riffle opened a bison ranch.