May is Bike Month!

Friday, May 18th is Bike to Work Day. Saratoga Healthy Transportation Network will once again being hosting this nation-wide event.  Breakfast will be served at the Arts Center on the corner of Broadway and Springs Street from 6am to 9am.  For more information and to sign up, go to the Saratoga Healthy Transportation Network’s website.

Don’t miss it!

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The Historic Barns of Nipmoose

Agriculture has played a key role in the formation of the Hudson Valley’s landscape, as well as its identity.   Today, it remains an important and viable industry in the Hudson Valley.

Consider these statistics:  (which also can be found in this report by the Glynwood Center)

  • NYS has the third highest dairy sales in the nation;
  • As of 2007, the Hudson Valley was comprised of 848,456 acres of farmland (17% of the entire region);
  • 38% of those acres lay in Washington County (home of Tour de Farm!); 20% in Rensselaer and 15% in Saratoga.

At the Troy Farmers’ Market

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