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Scott_R Mar 21, 2009 09:39 AM

I realize there's no place I can get it out here, as NY restricts raw milk sales to farms. But what be the closest place upstate (or CT, where stores can sell it)?

Cow's milk specifically.

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    kimcheater RE: Scott_R Mar 21, 2009 11:02 AM

    Have you tried the list at http://www.realmilk.com/where4.html?

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      Scott_R RE: kimcheater Mar 21, 2009 01:55 PM

      Yes. But I don't know the Connecticut towns well enough to tell how close the farms are, and the list doesn't say which STORES in CT sell it--or, to the extent it does (when they mention a particular farm's retailers), only in a relatively general way. The closest place I saw in NY is Ottsville, about 2 hours from LI, and I wasn't sure if I'd missed something.

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      chaz RE: Scott_R Mar 21, 2009 07:12 PM

      Try Makinajian's on Cuba Hill Rd, Huntington.

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        Scott_R RE: chaz Mar 22, 2009 06:46 AM

        They have milk? The only listings I see for them is as a poultry farm. This is their web site:
        http://www.angelfire.com/ny3/organicg...

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        chefstu RE: Scott_R Mar 22, 2009 10:40 AM

        There's a Farmers Market on Saturday's in Greenwhich, Ct. I believe off 95 exit 3, starting again in May.
        I believe Beaver Brook Farm sells raw milk there.

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          Scott_R RE: chefstu Mar 25, 2009 02:08 PM

          OK thanks; I guess waiting for May is the thing to do.

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