100-Mile Radius Meals, Niagara County (Buffalo), NY, Beginning June, 2009 Friday May 29, 2009
For the past century Becker Farms and Vizcarra Vineyards has harvested its own fruits and vegetables to provide fresh produce and a wide variety of value added products such as hand made pies, jams, cookies, cider, fudge and wines.
the last two years Becker Farms has adopted a field to table approach
with many of its catered events serving items grown and picked for the
occasion right from the farm.
In an effort to increase
consumer interest in local agriculture Becker Farms and Vizcarra
Vineyards is pleased to announce 100 mile radius seasonal meals
featuring farm fresh fruits, vegetables and other agricultural products
from across Western New York or within 100 miles of the farm.
introduce the 100 mile radius meals program there will be a press
conference on June 4th at 4pm at Becker Farms and Vizcarra Vineyards.
Featured Farms that will be present for the conference include the
Snyder Farms - Lockport, NY
Britt Farms - Gasport, NY
Tripensee Flower Farm - Gasport, NY
Apple Blossom Florist - Medina, NY
Upstate Farm Milk Co Operative - WNY Dairy Farms
Flying Bison - Buffalo, NY
Dewey Produce - Elba, NY
Atwater Dairy Farm- Barker, NY
Johnson’s Greenhouse- Gasport, NY
Tastings- Buffalo, NY
CY Farms - Elba, NY
conference will include complimentary food sampling and wine tasting in
an open air courtyard and provide an opportunity to taste food grown
from around the region. The kitchen garden, quail and hen house are
open for viewing.
The conference will be held to kick off a
series of 100 mile radius meals that will take place through out the
summer. Seating dates are by reservation only and will be held on the
July 16 & 26
August 16 & 29
September 11 & 12
For reservations go to www.beckerfarms.com or call 716.772.2211
Farms believes that a farm fresh meal is a very basic yet integral part
of maintaining a strong bond with families and friends. We believe this
philosophy strengthens our communities and enriches lives. Together we
can educate our communities and share a piece of our beautiful
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