The Politics of Flowers

You might have noticed that fresh flower prices have risen a bit in the past few weeks. Who would ever think that a new tax on people in one South American country, Colombia, would ever have an effect here in Auburn, New York? That is exactly what has happened.

Announcing the American Floral Endowment’s 60th Anniversary Fundraising Event

For the second year in a row, the American Floral Endowment (AFE)’s annual fundraising event will be held virtually in order to assure the safety and health of the floral community.

Wegmans Broadens Their Clean-Label Category with Handcrafted Meats from North Country Smokehouse

June 11, 2021 North Country Smokehouse

U.S. based grocery retailer, Wegmans, best known for their clean-label product offerings and store atmosphere, have broadened their USDA Organic and Certified Humane® meat category with the addition of two, new artisanal meat offerings handcrafted by New Hampshire based producer, North Country Smokehouse.

Gourmet Food Shops of Today

During the pandemic, many city-dwelling professionals interested in good food have had too much time to produce it, and have grown weary of shopping and cooking, not to mention takeout.

FDA Issues Standard of Identity for Yogurt After Decades of Advocacy From Dairy Industry

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced it will issue a final rule to modernize the standard of identity for yogurt.