East End farm stands now able to sell local wine

Farm stands in the East End will soon be able to sell wine made on Long Island. Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill allowing farm stands to sell local wine as long as the wineries are within 20 miles

News 12 Staff

Oct 1, 2013, 4:21 PM

Updated 3,857 days ago

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East End farm stands now able to sell local wine

Farm stands in the East End will soon be able to sell wine made on Long Island.

Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a bill allowing farm stands to sell local wine as long as the wineries are within 20 miles of the stand.

The law is designed to help promote the state's wine industry. Farm stands and wineries bring huge fall tourism business into Suffolk.


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