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WARRENSBURG | In a project to explore aspects of natural science while promoting health, a group of about 16 sixth-grade students at Warrensburg Elementary School have been building greenhouses on wheels to raise vegetables year-round. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Bright, modern coolers are accepted, and perhaps even required, pieces of equipment for any grocery store. Read more

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WESTPORT | Adirondack Harvest Festival has reached a third year in celebration of local farm, farmers and the steady local food economy. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Whether you’re avoiding gluten and looking for a grain-free granola, or a cowboy craving a big honking steak, the Ticonderoga Natural Foods Co-op in its new location on Montcalm Street can help discerning shoppers scratch items both... Read more

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WILLSBORO | Farm fields revitalized from springtime cold are sending fresh food to farmer’s markets around the county. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | A pizzeria that has built a formidable local following in its first few years of operation has been named “Business of the Year” by the Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce. Read more

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TUPPER LAKE | Access to local farm products, distribution and fair pricing are critical to maintaining Adirondack food supply lines. Read more

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WESTPORT | The Essex County Fairgrounds will be abuzz with activity next Saturday. Read more

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KEESEVILLE | A fresh market grocery is preparing to open downtown here, bringing food and local products in daily from surrounding farms. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Adirondack Harvest has a new farm and fresh-food-search friendly website. Read more

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A brand name is one grown familiar to consumers who buy from and support respected reliable businesses. Read more

NCL Magazine

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TICONDEROGA – A special Mothers’ Day Farmers Market will kick off the season for the Ticonderoga Farmers Market. Read more

The Sun

The Champlain Valley was the last part added to the Adirondack Park. It has little public land and, until recently, few hiking trails. Read more

Community Columnists

When choosing to purchase food, cost is often a deciding factor for consumers. Why buy a 12-ounce package of local bacon for $7.99 when you can get it for $4.98? Read more

Letters to the Editor

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WHALLONSBURG — A frontier spirit comes to the Whallonsburg Grange kitchen a few days before Halloween. Read more

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LAKE CLEAR — Foodies rejoice. A proposed regional cuisine trail network across the tri-county area passed a major milestone last week when organizers applied for official status from the state Department of Ag and Markets. Read more

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The historic Elizabethtown landmark has reopened after 18 months Read more

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