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Whitney Miller Caporaso of Bodhichitta Farms in Prospect goes through some vegetables at a recent farmer’s market. –CONTRIBUTED

Farmers look to golfers to help in legal fight

PROSPECT — The owners of Bodhichitta Farms in Prospect are turning to golf to raise money for a legal battle with the town. Bodhichitta Farms, which is owned by Whitney…

Whitney Miller-Caporaso poses on her farm on Straitsville Road. Miller-Caporaso and her husband, Christopher Caporaso, filed an appeal of the Prospect Zoning Board of Appeals' decision not to allow members of their community supported agriculture to pick up crops at the farm. - FILE PHOTO

Prospect CSA owners appeal board’s ruling

PROSPECT — The owners of a farm on Straitsville Road have filed an appeal against the Zoning Board of Appeals following its decision last month not to lift a cease-and-desist…

Attorney Kenneth Slater, Jr. of Hallora & Sage LLP, representing the Caporasos, argued that community supported agriculture is not a retail sale during a hearing at Prospect Town Hall Tuesday night.

Prospect ZBA denies CSA owners’ appeal

PROSPECT — The owners of a small farm on Straitsville Road cannot allow shareholders to pick up produce on their property, the Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) ruled Tuesday night….