Coping with Climate Change: Michigan's Sour Season
NO FAIRY TALE YEAR
Sixteen years ago, Sara McGuire was the reigning National Cherry Queen. That's also when she and her husband started growing fruit on Royal Farms. After enduring two devastating years of crop loss in 2002 and 2012, they worry about how they will get by, and say that a decade with two record low seasons is daunting for young people considering a life on the farm.
Read the story: A Sour Season for Michigan's Cherry Farmers.