David Rockefeller Will Give $25M to Stone Barns

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Did you catch my story on Friday? David Rockefeller plans to bequeath $25 million to Stone Barns Center for Food & Agriculture to pay for maintenance and upkeep of the buildings and grounds, so the center can concentrate on farming and education.

Here’s a video, too.

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Liz Johnson is content strategist for The Journal News and lohud.com, and the founding editor of lohudfood, formerly know as Small Bites. As food editor, she won awards from the New York News Publishers Association, the Association of Food Journalists and the Associated Press. She lives in Nyack with her husband and daughter on a tiny suburban lot they call their farm — with fruit trees, an herb garden, and a yardful of lettuce, tomatoes, onions, shallots, cucumbers, zucchini, radishes, cabbage, peppers, Brussels sprouts and carrots and four big blueberry bushes.

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