Carolyn Dimitri, an associate professor of food studies at New York University, received a USDA grant to study the economic viability of urban agriculture in the U.S.
Good for livestock, farmers, chefs and eaters.
Earlier this week, we had the opportunity to learn more about FreshDirect when our photographer Randee Daddona spent the day with FreshDirect cofounder David McInerney and team.
Happy Food Day! Hopefully you joined hundreds of other New Yorkers for this year’s Big Apple Crunch. Either way, check out our three favorite photos from our Instagram contest!
Our writer Nancy Matsumoto recently took a trip up to visit Consider Bardwell in Vermont, for a story that will run in our pages next summer. The farm is beloved at NYC Greenmarket for their award-winning unpasteurized goat and cow’s milk cheeses.
Time was, groups fighting for animal rights typically sought change via boycotts, angry letters, ads showing factory farm horrors and urging their fellow Americans to go vegan. But in recent years, one leading animal rights organization, World Society for the Protection of Animals, has taken another path.
If you follow us on Instagram, then you may have noticed that we ‘re jazzed for apple season. We recently joined forces with GrowNYC in support of Big Apple Crunch 2013 to gather your best apple photos.
Like we shared last week, here’s what our editors have been reading as of late.