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finger lake

[′fiŋ·gər ‚lāk]
(hydrology)
A long, comparatively narrow lake, generally glacial in origin; may occupy a rock basin in the floor of a glacial trough or be confined by a morainal dam across the lower end of the valley.
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Can you give us some background information about Finger Lakes Migrant and Community Health's TeleDiabetes Program?
Grow-NY is an unprecedented business competition focused on enhancing the emerging food and agriculture innovation cluster currently present in the Finger Lakes, Central New York, and Southern Tier regions.
I came away from our visit with a message to reinforce the "ABC" mentality and encourage others to keep Finger Lakes food and beverage top of mind when planning events.
2018 FINGER LAKES GRAPE PRICE SURVEY PRICE PER TON 2017 Average 2018 Average Percentage Price Price Change Baco Noir $608 $621 [up arrow] 2% Cabernet Franc $1,609 $1,573 [down arrow] 2% Cabernet Sauvignon $1,743 $1,750 0% Catawba $345 $352 [up arrow] 2% Cayuga White $577 $581 [up arrow] 1% Chardonnay $1,386 $1,382 0% Concord $285 $291 [up arrow] 2% Gewurztraminer $1,678 $1,678 0% Lemberger $1,495 $1,470 [down arrow] 2% Merlot $1,822 $1,828 0% Niagara $327 $338 [up arrow] 3% Pinot Gris $1,717 $1,725 0 Pinot Noir $1,870 $1,840 [down arrow] 2% Riesling $1,577 $1,541 [down arrow] 2% Rougeon $553 $533 [down arrow] 4% Seyval $617 $621 [up arrow] 1% Vidal Blanc $634 $633 0% Vignoles (Ravat) $803 $794 [down arrow]1%
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"The awareness this news organization has brought to our region about organ, eye and tissue donation has been incredible from their news stories, website, and also through social media," said Rob Kochik, executive director of Finger Lakes Donor Recovery Network.
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McFadden joined Finger Lakes six years ago and now serves as its EVP of retail operations.
The celebration includes Riesling tasting events at restaurants, wine bars, wine shops, wineries and specialty events, according to the Finger Lakes Wine Alliance.
The Finger Lakes region generates 1.2 billion in agricultural sales, on 6,417 farms, requiring approximately 15,000 migrant and seasonal farmworkers to provide the manual labor necessary to harvest crops (New York State Office of State Comptroller, 2010).
17 March 2014 -- US banking technology firm Fiserv Inc (NASDAQ: FISV) said that Geneva New York-based Finger Lakes Federal Credit Union has enhanced its digital banking and payment capabilities through the addition of multiple solutions from Fiserv.
Kate Harvey (author), Karl Zinsmeister (author), Noah Zinsmeister (photographer); A FINGER LAKES FEAST; McBooks Press (Nonfiction: Cooking) 22.95 ISBN: 9781590136607

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