The Journal Register (Medina, NY)


MED Year End Agriculture ART 1 122812 (MAIN ART)

JAMES NEISS/STAFF TOO SOON: Farmer David Tower of Tower Farms in Youngstown checks the blooms on an apricot tree in his orchard. Fruit trees across western New York blossomed during an unseasonably warm stretch this March; many lost significant portions of their usual yields when cold weather returned at the end of that month.