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Stony Brook WholeHeartedFoods

Food Manufacturing and Sales

  • Products:
  • Butternut seed oil
  • Pumpkin seed oil
  • Organic sunflower seed oil
  • Butternut seed snack
  • Pumpkin seed snack

Stony Brook WholeHeartedFoods is a small, farm-driven food company specializing in natural culinary oils and seed snacks to enhance the experience of enjoying local, natural foods.  The company supply channel includes distributor, wholesale, and direct-to-customer platforms with all manufacturing performed at their facility in Geneva, New York.

All whole-seed oils and snacks are made from produce sourced directly from Finger Lakes family farms.  The owners also work with farms to plan acreage and to test new specialty crops to better support the region's family farm industry.  

Cornell Connection

The two founders of the company are Cornell alumni of the School of Hotel Administration and the College of Arts and Sciences. A 10-year reunion trip to Ithaca inspired the couple to relocate their business to the Finger Lakes region.