New Urban Farmers in Pawtucket Closes in on Fifth Anniversary

From Eat Drink RI contributor Adam Baffoni comes this story on New Urban Farmers, which now has four locations throughout Rhode Island and southern Massachusetts, all utilizing sustainable growing techniques.

Interview with Michael Greenlee, Wine Director of The Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival, September 21 – 23, 2012

The 7th Annual Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival returns on September 21st through 23rd and this year it has a new company, Plate + Decanter, producing the event with The Preservation Society of Newport County. To help coordinate the most important aspect of the Festival—the wine—long-time wine professional Michael Greenlee has been brought in as
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Blithewold’s Junior Master Gardener Program

Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum begins a new session of their Junior Master Gardener Program on Saturday March 19 at 9 a.m. The program sounds like a wonderful opportunity for children in grades 3 – 5 to learn about planting and outdoor skills at one of the best public gardens in Rhode Island. From Blithewold’s
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