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Long Island Grown Produce spotlighted at Food Lab Conference

Long Island Grown Produce spotlighted at Food Lab Conference

Newsday, Sept 15, 2019 by David Olson

In the past few decades, eastern Long Island has been transformed into one of the country’s best wine-growing regions, and with a cornucopia of high-quality produce grown in a region previously home to miles of commercial potato farms, panelists at a Southampton food conference said Saturday.

The fifth annual Stony Brook University Southampton Food Lab Conference focused on the Island's crops and seafood, and the record attendance of about 150 people illustrated the interest in local products, said Geoffrey Drummond, Food Lab’s executive director and a longtime producer and director of television food shows. 

“It speaks to the growth of a food consciousness and the growth of a food community,” he said.

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Why a Four-Star Chef Traded His Whisk for a Spade

Why a Four-Star Chef Traded His Whisk for a Spade

From our press archives, Summer 2009

Why a Four-Star Chef Traded His Whisk for a Spade

This article appears in May/June 2009: Issue No. 5 of Edible Manhattan.

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