Try a local farm stand or farmer’s market! Below are just a few of the many farm stands and farmer’s markets in our area. Visit the Long Island Farm Bureau (www.lifb.com) for a complete list.
- Borellas Farm Stand: 485 Edgewood Ave, St. James • www.borellasfarmstand.com • (631) 862-7330
- Andrews Family Farm: 1038 Sound Avenue, Wading River • www.andrewsfamilyfarm.com • (631) 929-5963
- Rocky Point Farmers Market: Intersection of Prince and Broadway, Rocky Point • www.facebook.com/RockyPointFarmersMarket
Note: Days and hours of operation are HIGHLY variable – be sure to check with each establishment individually.
Did you know that Stony Brook University Hospital has a rooftop farm? Items grown on the farm (tomatoes, onions, lettuce, and much more) are used as part of healthy and delicious patient meals. It is a small thing we can do to help our patients heal. Support our rooftop farm by liking us on Facebook! www.facebook.com/pages/Stony-Brook-Heights-Rooftop-Farm/343499379063389.