Farms

Eating Local In Winter

Eating local is an important way to lessen your environmental impact. Buying from large conglomerates wastes resources for transportation and manufacturing, and encourages businesses practices with potential adverse effects. By eating locally-grown food, you can support the farming industry and cut down on the greenhouse emissions that wide-spread production entails. Not to mention the health effects – Read More »

Farmers Markets in New York City

Summer is now in full swing, which means it is the perfect time to seek out those farmers markets or Greenmarkets for fresh, local food. Greenmarket is a GrowNYC program consisting of a network of farmers markets, Youthmarkets, fresh food box pick-ups, and Greenmarket Co. to provide small family farms the opportunity to sell their Read More »