07/24/15 11:29am
Long Season Farms also grows Heirloom cherry tomatoes (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Long Season Farms also grows Heirloom cherry tomatoes
(Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

They’re here!

Ring the dinner bell and break out the salad spinner, because the heirloom tomatoes have arrived. Between the corn and Jersey tomatoes during mid-summer, these special varieties come into season.

Just what is an Heirloom Tomato?  (more…)

11/04/13 2:15pm
Photo by Barbaraellen Koch | The Mattituck Chamber of Commerce's Old Fashioned Street Fair is a family-friendly event scheduled for July 13.

Photo by Barbaraellen Koch

As part of the Taste North Fork promotion, Love Lane in Mattituck will be the site of Taste Love Lane festivities on Saturday and Sunday Nov. 9-10. Meet the Farmers Market as well as Meet the Merchants will help celebrate Veterans Day Weekend. Participating merchants will honor veterans by donating a portion of the weekend’s proceeds to the veterans organization Strongpoint Theinert House.

For more northforker.com coverage of Veterans Day Weekend events, click the Taste North Fork tag. (more…)

07/18/13 8:00am
north fork table farmers market southold

Photo by Cyndi Murray

Known for its progressive, fine-dining menu North Fork Table and Inn in Southold is taking its dedication to fresh, local ingredients to another level this summer. The restaurant hosts a weekly farmers market each Friday in the back of the eatery. (more…)

03/08/13 1:21am

CARRIE MILLER PHOTO | Eve Kaplan-Walbrecht (left) of Garden of Eve in Riverhead explains her products to a visitor during Saturday’s Community Supported Agriculture Fair at Polish Hall in Riverhead.

Over 150 people gathered to hear the benefits of buying a share in a local organic farm at the Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York’s Community Supported Agriculture fair held at Polish Hall in Riverhead last weekend. This was the second time such a fair was held on Long Island, and the first time it was held in Riverhead.

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