On Sept. 24, President Obama will meet with world leaders at the United Nations General Assembly meeting. Meanwhile, the first lady will be treating the spouses to a farm-to-table luncheon. According to Obama Foodorama, the event will take place at Stone Barns Center For Food and Agriculture, a working farm and education compound north of New York City, in Pocantico Hills.
What’s in store for those attending the luncheon?
- Executive chef Dan Barber will create a meal with food from the farm and from artisanal producers in the region.
- Before lunch, Michelle Obama will lead guests on a tour of the farm where they will learn about the child education program at Stone Barns.
- Local school students will show off what they have learned at the farm such as collecting eggs and harvesting vegetables.
- Michelle Obama and Barber will deliver remarks during the luncheon.