Jun 03, 2014 — A state panel that reports to Governor Cuomo on the obstacles to getting healthy food on people's plates met in Potsdam Wednesday. The New York State Council on Food Policy held one of four listening sessions it's organizing around the state this year.
Farm and food leaders told the council tough obstacles are slowing down the farm-to-table movement in the rural North Country. Go to full article
Watertown, NY, May 30, 2014 — Every community has a popular cafe, coffee shop or burger joint--the place for pie or a home cooked meal. Since the early 1950's, a family-run business in Watertown has been serving up take-out food, and lots of it. Go to full article
May 15, 2014 — Travel half a mile down a tree-lined dirt road in southern Ontario, and you'll find an oasis, a wooden cabin surrounded by sprawling gardens. Diana Beresford-Kroeger lives... Go to full article
May 13, 2014 — Last week, the North Country learned that one of its iconic places to eat has been served an eviction notice. The Crystal, Watertown's oldest restaurant, opened its doors... Go to full article
May 09, 2014 — MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) A national food industry group says it will file suit in federal court within weeks challenging Vermont's new law that requires labels on genetically... Go to full article
May 08, 2014 — Today, Vermont will become the first state to enact a GMO labeling law. Many people want New York to follow suit. Foods with GMOs, or genetically modified organisms, are... Go to full article
May 07, 2014 — ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) A bill that would require labels on food products containing ingredients from genetically modified crops has passed a hurdle in the New York Assembly.... Go to full article