How did a local realtor, farmer and town judge team up with his youngest daughter, a CIA-trained pastry chef to develop and open a farm-themed destination store that features in-house homemade ice cream made with local Hudson Valley Fresh?
It does not get any fresher than from cow to cone in just 3 days.
Bob Ferris is a fourth-generation farmer. His heirs have been dairy farmers in Dutchess County since the 1800s. Bob went from the dairy farm to selling farms and land for over 50 years with his Countryman’s Broker real estate office. Pam and Bob Ferris have 5 kids and many grandchildren. Bob still grows crops on Cooper Lane farm in Beekman, hay for local horse farms and the best tasting corn in Dutchess County.