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By NATALIE GORSUCH
Williamsburg Correspondent 

W-burg's Friends Farm Hosts Blair Co. Farm Bureau

 

August 25, 2022

Natalie Gorsuch

Chris Wise, owner of Friends Farm, gives a tour of her high-tunnel greenhouses full of crops waiting to be picked.

"Can we capture the smells in here?" Blair County Commissioner Bruce Erb asked as attendees walked into the gathering room of Friends Farm last Wednesday morning for the annual Blair County Farm Bureau Tour.

The sights and sounds will make anyone feel at home on the 23-acre farm owned by Christine Wise. Wise, following the meeting about the updates with the Blair County Farm Bureau, talked about the history of the farm.

Wise and her late husband purchased the farm in 1992, but were unable to live on it until 1994. The farm was in poor condition. In 2015 when her husband passed away, Wise...



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