How do your apples grow?

How do your apples grow?

Meet Dan Tower Farm Dan is a fifth generation farmer. He and his wife Iris grow stone fruits (that’s cherries, peaches – anything with a pit) and apples on 200 acres in Youngstown, NY. Together with their family and crew, the Towers practice low-spray...
Local Eats: Barrel and Brine

Local Eats: Barrel and Brine

Local Eats: Barrel & Brine Owners: RJ & Lindsey Marvin 22 miles from the co-op The eats: Classic pickled cukes, naturally fermented sauerkrauts and kimchi Why we love ’em: Every jar is made from small batches right in the city of Buffalo. Vegetables are...

This weekend: apple it up!

Every year WNY ushers in autumn with the apple harvest. Make the most of the season! Enjoy them for lunches and snacks, or get in the kitchen with a bag (or a bushel!) of nature’s most ubiquitous fruit: Mom’s Apple Pie Squares Butternut Apple Bisque Apple...