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Farmer in the Deli

Fresh Food - from pigs
 to eggs to produce



Every Sunday between May and November, you’ll see a long line of people curving out from under a tent in front of the antiques store in Scotts Corners. Underneath the tent is John Ubaldo, owner of John Boy’s Farm and Pound Ridge’s own local food hero. Ubaldo, who gave up his career on Wall Street to become a farmer after 9/11, sells everything from fresh eggs to Berkshire pork to smoked duck to his fanatic followers, who wait patiently while he takes the time to explain the best way to prepare his ribs to the head of the line, knowing that he’ll provide them with the same attention when it’s their turn to order.

Ubaldo is on a mission: to provide clean, locally grown food to people who appreciate the effort involved (one customer brings Ubaldo acorns for his pigs). From his 185-acre farm in Cambridge, New York, Ubaldo raises chickens, ducks, geese, and turkey as well as pigs. He sells his products at farmers markets in Scotts Corners, Mt. Kisco, and Muscoot Farm.

Born and raised in Pound Ridge, Ubaldo had no intention of farming full-time, or “extreme farming,” as he puts it. But after doing research on the best-tasting pork, he decided to put his efforts into raising Berkshire pigs, a rare breed originally from England. “The idea was to avoid giving the pigs any drugs or medication, and just produce an absolutely insane piece of meat” says Ubaldo. 

In 2007, he became the only farmer in the Northeast approved by the American Berkshire Association to raise Berkshire pigs, and he now has a herd of 120. While most pigs are raised to seven months old and 240 pounds, Ubaldo’s aren’t slaughtered until they’re a year old and around 420 pounds. “The meat is darker and more marbled and more flavorful,” says Ubaldo. Chefs from the Kittle House to North Star count on Ubaldo for fresh weekly deliveries. Brian Lewis, chef of the Bedford Post, says: “The pork tastes so good because of the way in which it’s raised.”

But it’s not an easy life. Ubaldo is up at five most mornings, and although he acknowledges that products from small farms may be more expensive than mass-produced goods, he is encouraged by his customers’ support. “Trust me, money disappears faster on a farm than in the stock market. Now that I’m in it, and I see what people are getting out of it, it’s kind of unstoppable.”

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Cost: $35 includes tour

Where:
The Glass House
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Website »

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The Lionheart Gallery is pleased to announce our latest art exhibitions opening in May. Impulse showcases large-scale abstract paintings by Ashley Chase Andrews that reference history and culture...

Cost: free

Where:
The Lionheart Gallery
27 Westchester Avenue
Pound Ridge, NY  10576
View map »


Sponsor: The Lionheart Gallery
Telephone: 914.764.8689
Contact Name: Susan Grissom
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Cost: Regular Admission: $10; Students, Seniors: $5; Members, Children under 12: free

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134 Jay St - Route 22
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Telephone: (914) 232-9555
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The Katonah Museum Artists' Association is delighted to present "Mini Solos”, an exhibit at The Schoolhouse Theater Gallery in Croton Falls, NY.  opening with an artists'...

Cost: 50

Where:
The Schoolhouse Theatre
3 Owens Road
Croton Falls , NY  10519
View map »


Sponsor: Katonah Museum Artists' Association
Telephone: 914-277-8583
Contact Name: Dyan Rosenberg
Website »

More information

The exhibition Robert Rauschenberg: Spreads and Related Works is a group of paintings and works on paper chosen to compliment the painting Recital (Spread), 1980 which Philip Johnson purchased...

Cost: $35 includes tour

Where:
The Glass House
199 Elm Street
New Canaan , CT  06840
View map »


Sponsor: The Glass House
Website »

More information

The Glass House is pleased to present Yayoi Kusama: Narcissus Garden, a landscape installation that will be on view throughout the 2016 tour season to celebrate the 110th anniversary of Philip...

Cost: $35 includes tour

Where:
The Glass House
199 Elm Street
New Canaan , CT  06840
View map »


Website »

More information

The Lionheart Gallery is pleased to announce our latest art exhibitions opening in May. Impulse showcases large-scale abstract paintings by Ashley Chase Andrews that reference history and culture...

Cost: free

Where:
The Lionheart Gallery
27 Westchester Avenue
Pound Ridge, NY  10576
View map »


Sponsor: The Lionheart Gallery
Telephone: 914.764.8689
Contact Name: Susan Grissom
Website »

More information

The Nest, an exhibition of art in nature March 6 - June 19, 2016 Artists: Sharon Beals, Sanford Biggers, Dove Bradshaw, Björn Braun, John Burtle, Walton Ford, Shiela Hale, Fiona Hall,...

Cost: Regular Admission: $10; Students, Seniors: $5; Members, Children under 12: free

Where:
Katonah Museum of Art
134 Jay St - Route 22
Katonah, NY  10536
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Telephone: (914) 232-9555
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The Katonah Museum Artists' Association is delighted to present "Mini Solos”, an exhibit at The Schoolhouse Theater Gallery in Croton Falls, NY.  opening with an artists'...

Cost: 50

Where:
The Schoolhouse Theatre
3 Owens Road
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Sponsor: Katonah Museum Artists' Association
Telephone: 914-277-8583
Contact Name: Dyan Rosenberg
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Cost: Free

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Katonah, NY  10536
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Cost: $67.50, $77.50, $110

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Paramount Hudson Valley Theater
1008 Brown St.
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Cost: free

Where:
The Lionheart Gallery
27 Westchester Avenue
Pound Ridge, NY  10576
View map »


Sponsor: The Lionheart Gallery
Telephone: 914.764.8689
Contact Name: Susan Grissom
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The Nest, an exhibition of art in nature March 6 - June 19, 2016 Artists: Sharon Beals, Sanford Biggers, Dove Bradshaw, Björn Braun, John Burtle, Walton Ford, Shiela Hale, Fiona Hall,...

Cost: Regular Admission: $10; Students, Seniors: $5; Members, Children under 12: free

Where:
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134 Jay St - Route 22
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Telephone: (914) 232-9555
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