Articles by Pete Daly

Hops production on the rise

A new grower near Greenville has become a licensed food processor.

August 15, 2014

‘The works’ can include the dog, too

Thunder Mountain car wash chain has a self-serve dog wash sideline.

August 15, 2014

Expensive beef, less boozing, beautiful barns

A food service veteran deals with continuous change in the wedding reception business.

August 15, 2014

Money for everything from farms to factories — and libraries

USDA Rural Development loans help growers with a variety of programs.

August 15, 2014

Flush with cash and eager to lend

One banker says some banks may even be getting a bit reckless again.

August 8, 2014

Office furniture industry continues to improve

Analyst predicts 2014 will be the best year in a decade.

August 8, 2014

Economic growth should spur lending

Bank executive sees loan demand rise as companies use up post-recession cash.

August 8, 2014