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Two Exceptional Women Talking about Unconventional Farming

Posted: September 24 2009

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On September 29th, Savoy hosts Lisa M. Hamilton, the author of Deeply Rooted: Unconventional Farmers in the Age of Agribusiness and Annie Novak of Rooftop Farms in Greenpoint, Brooklyn in celebration of the Greenmarket and Edible magazines' Eat Drink Local Week (September 27th-October 4th). Hamilton will read briefly from her book and then with Novak, the two will discuss how maverick farmers are changing the shape of American agriculture. Hors d'oeuvres made from ingredients grown on Novak's rooftop farm in Greenpoint, Brooklyn will be served along with Long Island wines and Brooklyn brews.
Date: Tuesday, September 29th
Time: 5:30-7:30 PM
Location: Savoy (70 Prince St., at Crosby St.)
Cost: $30 (exclusive of tax and tip), includes hors d'oeuvres, beer and wine
To Purchase Tickets: Call 212-219-8570
70 Prince Street (at Crosby St.); 212-219-8570