Thursday, September 30, 2010

Prezorski's Pumpkins

We received some great fall photos from the Prezorski Family in the Schoharie County hamlet of Lawyersville. They operate Cold Spring Farm and have a bumper crop of fall ornamentals including mums, Indian corn, corn stalks and pumpkins of every type! Their farmstand is two miles north of Cobleskill on Route 145 and open 8 am to 6 pm.

Monday, September 27, 2010

Catskills vendors featured at New Amsterdam Market

Catskills farms and food were highlighted on September 26th at the New Amsterdam Market in the South Street Seaport neighborhood in Manhattan. Products featured included cow and goat milk cheeses from Farm Catskills, Main Street Farm with a wide array of local items, Summer’s End Orchard with preserves and produce and Early Bird Cookery with seasonal ice creams. The Village Voice even covered the event!

Many thanks to Alex Jagendorf for the great photographs.

Jon Westergreen of Main Street Farm from Livingston Manor.

Amy Miller of Early Bird Cookery scoops seasonal ice cream flavors.

Amy Kenyon of Farm Catskills share samples of local cheeses.

Gregory Meyding of Summer's End Orchard of Unadilla.

Friday, September 17, 2010

New video on Spring Lake Farm

Delhi's own Spring Lake Farm is highlighted this week in a video on food.curated. The farm's grass-based production is highlighted through interviews with Ingimundur Kjarval and his daughter Ulla.

Spring Lake Farm: Inspiring the Grass Fed Movement in Upstate New York from SkeeterNYC on Vimeo.

Thursday, September 2, 2010

Rusty Plough Farm readies for market

We stopped by the fields of Rusty Plough Farm on a recent Friday afternoon. Farmers Oleh and Nadia Maczaj were picking for Saturday morning's Kingston Farmers' Market. We were able to get in a few shots of their lovely little corner of the world!

Farmer Oleh with a bright row of calendula.

Heads of lettuce that will be ready for next week's market.

The last of this year's green beans.

Interns hard at work harvesting.