99th Street just east of Madison Avenue, Manhattan [map]
Open Wednesdays, 6/26/13 to 11/27/13
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, and WIC & Senior FMNP Coupons accepted.
Health Bucks - for every $5 spent in EBT, customers receive a $2 Health Buck coupon to purchase additional fruits and vegetables.
Neighborhood residents mingle with hospital staff and the medical school community at this vibrant market, popular for its variety of locally grown produce, pasta, eggs, orchard fruit, cider, homemade pies and pastries.
Cooking demonstrations, free recipes, and health-related outreach events at the market encourage eaters and cooks of all ages and backgrounds to try new products and delight in the health benefits, the flavor and quality of eating regionally grown food.
Community activities, cooking demonstrations and recipe exchanges will add to the diverse nature of this market.
Every Wednesday: Cooking demonstrations and nutrition education provided by Cornell Cooperative Extension.
Every Week! Receive a $2 coupon for participating in the Mount Sinai Hospital's eat healthy promotion. View the 2012 calendar here.
GrowNYC's Textile Recycling - Every Sunday, 8am to 2pm
GrowNYC's Compost Collection - Every Sunday, 8am to 2pm
Breezy Hill Orchards Pears, apples, cider & baked goods from Dutchess County, NY.
J Glebocki Farms Vegetables from Orange County, NY.
Knoll Krest Farm Eggs and chicken from Dutchess County, NY.
Migliorelli Farm Vegetables and orchard fruit from Dutchess County, NY.
Emma recently returned to her hometown New York City after working on a diversified farm in Argentina, where she chased a flock of 12 sheep through the mountains and developed a passion for gooseberries. She has previously organized farmers' markets and volunteered on farms in Connecticut. Excited to be working with Greenmarket to build a thriving local food system, Emma is also an apprentice at Eagle Street Rooftop Farm this season. Her favorite pastimes include pottery, hiking, and attempting to grow vegetables in her shady apartment.