E 192nd Street btwn Grand Concourse & Valentine, Bronx [map]
Open Tuesdays, 7/2/13 - 11/19/13
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
EBT/Food Stamps & Debit/Credit hours: 8am-3pm
EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, and WIC & FMNP Coupons accepted.
Health Bucks - for every $5 spent in EBT, customers receive a $2 Health Buck coupon to purchase additional fruits and vegetables.
WIC X 2 Program: Beginning November 1, Greenmarket shoppers spending their $6, $10 or $15 Fruit and Vegetable checks receive an equal amount in FREE Greenmarket Bucks to spend on Fruits and Vegetables. November 1-December 15, while supplies last.
Wrapping around the southern edge of Poe Park, neighbors flock to this heralded Bronx Greenmarket is a gathering space where families, residents and seniors have been coming together for years to talk to their favorite farmers and stock-up on the bounty of fresh, locally-grown fruit, vegetables, specialty Mexican herbs and greens, and unbeatable pastries, bread, and granola.
Community activities, cooking demonstrations and recipe exchanges add to the diverse nature of this market.
Every Tuesday: Cooking demonstrations and nutrition education with NYC Department of Health's Stellar Markets program.
GrowNYC's Textile Recycling - Every Tuesday, 8am to 1:30pm
GrowNYC's Compost Collection - Every Tuesday, 8am to 1:30pm
Free Food Stamp Screenings
Throughout the summer Greenmarket and community partners will host free food stamp screenings at the market. Visit the market info tent to find out if you are eligible for SNAP benefits on the following dates and times:
Tuesday, August 20, 12 - 3 p.m.
Tuesday, August 27, 12 - 3 p.m.
Francesca's Bakery Breads and baked goods from Middlesex County, NJ.
Mimomex Farm Vegetables from Orange County, NY. A New Farmer Development Project Participant.
Muddy River Farm Vegetables from Orange County, NY.
Nature's Way Honey Honey and honey products from Chemung County, NY.
Nolasco's Farm A New Farmer Development Project Participant.
R & G Produce Vegetables from Orange County, NY.
Suka-Di Farms Orchard fruit from Ulster County, NY.
Troncillito Farms Orchard fruit from Ulster County, NY.