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Growing up in his family’s greenhouse business, Steve Sorano learned from an early age how to grow plants successfully.  His grandfather, Lyndon Lyon, was a world renowned African Violet breeder and started Lyndon Lyon Greenhouses in 1954.   With a penchant for the greenhouse business, Steve honed his skills in the family business and went on work with a landscape company growing most of their inventory.  When the opportunity arose for Steve to purchase an established [...]

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Becker’s Farm has a long history of farming in the Capital Region.  The farm was established in 1875 when Reinhardt Becker purchased five acres of land and developed a small fruit and vegetable business.  He purchased additional land to expand the business and the farm was eventually passed on to his son, Frank, who expanded the production of fruit, vegetables and strawberries.  The next generation to take over the farm was Frank, Jr. who started growing sweet corn. [...]

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May 13, 2022

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