“Hudson Valley is primed to become the Napa Valley of the East Coast,” says Tessa Edick, who coined the phrase “Farm On” to promote succession for future generations of farming families. — New York Daily News, Best Places to Live (click here to read the whole article)
Get your tickets now for this inaugural event. Spend the day in a beautiful setting overlooking Copake Lake and sample all the wonderful food and wine our area has to offer and meet the farmers, like Andy Szymanowicz of Sol Flower Farm, who grow it. It’s going to be BIG and all after-tax profits are going to the Friends of the Farmer Scholarship which supports the next generation of farmers. Supported by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia & Greene Counties for implemenation in the region, a Hudson Valley Student will have the opportunity to continue studies in Agricultural Sciences to become future farmers.