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Five Less Obvious Benefits of Shopping at Farmers’ Markets

There are lots of great reasons for buying food at a farmers’ market, first and foremost of which is that you’re going to get local, seasonal food picked at the peak of freshness. That adds up to great taste and … Continue reading

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Kale, the Green That’s Got Everyone Smitten

Kale is, as many would gush, a “superfood,” and one that also happens to taste delicious in a variety of preparations. We all know how quickly food fads come and go, but it seems as though the current veggie trend … Continue reading

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Putting Those Seasonal Veggies To Use: Corn and Tomato Salad Recipe

Summer’s bounty provides no shortage of delicious and seasonal fruits and vegetables, readily available at your local farmers’ market or right in your backyard if you like to grow your own food. And whether you are a culinary genius or … Continue reading

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Farm land in New York City – no kidding!

History and urban agriculture come together at the Queens County Farm Museum, and it’s incredible and inspiring. Spanning 47 acres, this magnificently preserved working farm is the biggest undisturbed agricultural area in New York City, and it has been operating … Continue reading

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