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A Tale of Two Meals

Liz Neumark | Posted 11.03.2014 | Green
Liz Neumark

What resonates so wonderfully is that both meals created a strong sense of community, which in turn strengthens our resolve to work together to find solutions to the problems confronting us and help us commit to mentoring and guiding one another.

Preparing for Spring in New York

Carolyna De Laurentiis | Posted 05.20.2013 | Taste
Carolyna De Laurentiis

For those of us whose shopping lists vary by the season, our taste buds can grow a bit frustrated around this time of year. But no one is looking forward to spring as much as farmers in the tri-state area.

The End Of A Season

Liz Neumark | Posted 12.04.2012 | Taste
Liz Neumark

Somewhere in the summers of the 1990s I became a tomato junkie.

Governor Cuomo: Meet the Disturbing Reality of Dairy Farms

Jenny Brown | Posted 10.27.2012 | Green
Jenny Brown

Whether a dairy farm keeps fifty cows or five thousand, as long as animals are commodities, problems abound. To put a face on this, I'd like to introduce the governor to just one of the victims of a "small, local" dairy farm who now lives at our sanctuary.

Great Things Happen in Small Gatherings!

Liz Neumark | Posted 10.04.2012 | New York
Liz Neumark

Last week Just Food and The Sylvia Center brought together over 200 New Yorkers in a series of meals hosted in homes around the city, reminiscent of how families and neighborhoods came together around the table for generations.

Keeping It Simple -- Simply Impossible

Liz Neumark | Posted 09.16.2012 | New York
Liz Neumark

Our fast paced world directs us to move quickly and efficiently by keeping life simple. From fast easy meals to email correspondence with abbreviations, we are encouraged to succeed in multi-tasking by streamlining work or personal efforts.

Markets in New York City: Historic Photos from the Museum of the City of New York

Lacy Schutz | Posted 08.13.2011 | New York
Lacy Schutz

Summer brings an overflow of produce to the city's farmers markets. Take a look back at how New Yorkers got their fresh food in times past and come to the Museum to see Moveable Feast.

Dinner in a Field of Dreams

Liz Neumark | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Liz Neumark

It has been a dream to host a formal dinner on our farm. It was an idea discussed long ago which finally came to fruition.