February 18, 2013

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---- — ‘Food from the Farm’ event coming up

PLATTSBURGH — The public is invited to the third-annual “Food from the Farm” event from 2 to 5 p.m. March 2 at the Plattsburgh City Gym. 

Attendees will meet local farmers, sample dishes featuring locally grown or produced food, pick up recipes and gardening tips, and support the local-food


Dishes including meats, stews, salads, cheese, desserts and more will be prepared by chef David Allen of Latitude 44 Bistro in Plattsburgh.

Admission is $10 per adult, $5 ages 5 to 12 and under 5 are free; the maximum cost per family is $30. Tickets are available in advance on the Cornell Cooperative Extension website, at the office or at the door.

The event is coordinated by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Clinton County, Adirondack Harvest and Master Gardener volunteers. For more, call 561-7450, email Amy Ivy at, or visit