Is Cuomo reshaping New York agriculture?

Posted by on Mar 5, 2014 | 1 comment

In the last month alone, Governor Andrew Cuomo has issued no fewer than 11 press releases about agriculture in New York State. There was a...

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Vermont farm to plate movement feeds supply and demand

Posted by on Feb 25, 2014 | 1 comment

Yesterday I talked with Amy Ivy  (of Coop. Extension) about a neat event in Plattsburgh Saturday afternoon that’ll bring people who...

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5 takeaways for NY agriculture from the farm census

Posted by on Feb 21, 2014 | Comments Off on 5 takeaways for NY agriculture from the farm census

Yesterday, the USDA released its first run of data from the census of agriculture conducted in 2012. It's the first time we've...

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Celebrate poutine week! Burn calories later.

Posted by on Feb 4, 2014 | Comments Off on Celebrate poutine week! Burn calories later.

Not sure how I missed it earlier, but hey! February 1-7 is Poutine Week in Canada! OK, this is just the start of an unofficial culinary...

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Russell Ontario promotes "living locally"

Posted by on Jan 17, 2014 | 1 comment

There are plenty of heavy issues to worry about. Too often it's the bad, sad or the scary that gets attention. That's why, when...

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