From charcuterie to hard cider, the city’s Greenmarkets are adding 19 new producers this season. Here’s what you need try.
Flying Pigs Farm’s frozen dough is entirely innocent of both trans-fats and machine handling, looking as lovely as if I’d raised the piglets and ground the wheat myself.
The young Councilman Kallos wants a New York where healthy meals are accessible to all, obesity is long gone and every street corner composts and recycles.
Orange County Distillery is the first distillery ever permitted in a Greenmarket farmers market.
Since Easter falls on 4/20 this year, we’re reappropriating #wakeandbake.
To celebrate the return of spring, we are teaming up with chef Dante and Kitchensurfing to give you the chance to win a private farm-to-table dinner experience for you and five friends.
As part of our new “What’s in Season” series, we spoke with Michelle Russo, mill-hand at Farmer Ground Flour, to learn about the seasonal grains they’re growing and stone-milling upstate.
Navigating the city that never sleeps (or should we call it “the city of a million stairs”?) doesn’t get easier with aging joints. Neither does schlepping heavy bags of groceries home from the market, which is why GrowNYC (the organization that runs the Greenmarkets) is reaching out to our city’s elderly to help get them fresh food.
Jeanne Hodesh of Greenmarkets tells us what green goodies to look for while we’re waiting for spring produce to arrive.
For New Yorkers in need, the Greenmarket is a friend indeed.
Dig this helpful guide from the folks at GrowNYC, the non-profit group behind city Greenmarkets. It’s a list of which of their farmers citywide are selling turkeys, plus how to order them and where you can pick them up. Don’t forget the butchers at Dickson’s Farmstead Meats in Chelsea Market or your mail-order friends at Fleisher’s and Heritage Foods USA. (The latter will probably let you order from their new Heritage Meat Shop in Essex Market, too.)
When you think of farmers markets — which we do, often — you probably don’t think of wireless technology. The timeless trade under the…