Gautama Buddha believed that everyone is capable of cultivating a sense of enlightenment, as he also believed in the importance of tending to the land. “Bhavana,” which is Sanskrit for “fertile land,” is where one of the North Fork’s newer niche farms got its name. Tucked away down Horton’s Lane in Southold is the small and sweet blueberry farm called Bhavana Berries. Through stewardship of the land, the behind-the-scenes farmers cultivate more than just a specialty crop.
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