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Native Squash Bees

Did you know there are bees that only pollinate squash blossoms? Summer squash, winter squash, pumpkins, gourds .  .  .  that’s their specialty.  Squash yield is entirely dependent on insect pollinators, because male and female reproductive parts are housed in … Continue reading

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A Recipe for the Recipe

Dan Barber, Executive Chef and Co-Owner of Blue Hill restaurant in Greenwich Village, is deeply involved in Stone Barns Center, a four-season farm and educational center north of New York City, the source of most of the restaurant’s food. Dan … Continue reading

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