Cortelyou Greenmarket

Cortelyou Road btwn Argyle & Rugby, Brooklyn [map]
Open Sundays, year-round
Market Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

GrowNYC's Textile Recycling: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
GrowNYC's Compost Collection: 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

2016 schedule changes: closed 12/25/16 and 1/1/2017 for the holidays.

Cash, EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, WIC Vegetable & Fruit checks & FMNP coupons accepted.

In the heart of a thriving strip of restaurants and local establishments on lively Coutelyou Road, this south Brooklyn Greenmarket has been a Sunday morning community destination since 2003. Shoppers routinely fill their market bags and baskets with specialty Mexican produce and herbs, eggs, chicken, fresh pasta, orchard fruit and juice, seafood, mushrooms, grass-fed beef, goat cheese, and vegetables grown in the Black Dirt region of Orange County, NY. 

Calendar of Events

Cooking demos, seasonal celebrations, family friendly activities like sing-a-longs and open adjacent schoolyard allow for a festive atmosphere.

Strawberry Shortcake Eating Contest
Sunday, June 19th, 11:30am

Free! Kids and grown-ups welcome. Sign up at the market or by emailing ewinklermorey@grownyc.org. Everyone gets one free plate of strawberry shortcake from the market. Awards for the cleanest, messiest, and fastest eaters will be given out!

Farmers

Attending Year Round
Bread Alone
 Artisan breads, mostly certified Organic, and pastries from Ulster County, NY
Consider Bardwell Farm LLC Goat milk cheeses from Rutland County, VT
DiPaola Turkeys Turkey from Mercer County, NJ
Goodale Farm Vegetables and dairy from Suffolk County, NY
Knoll Krest Farm Eggs, pasta, soups, and baked goods from Dutchess County, NY
Madura Farms Vegetables from Orange County, NY
Meredith's Bakery Baked goods from Ulster County, NY
Red Jacket Orchards Apples, plums, cherries, apricots, peaches, berries from Ontario County, NY
Seatuck Fish Wild-caught fish and seafood from Suffolk County, NY
Sun Fed Beef Grass-fed and grain finished Angus beef from Madison County, NY
Two Guys From Woodbridge Certified Organic lettuces and greens from New Haven County, CT

Attending Growing Season Only
Amantai Farm Vegetables, Mexican specialty produce, free-range poultry, honey, herbs, and eggs from Lehigh County, PA. A New Farmer Development Project participant.
Mi Ranchito Farm Vegetables, Mexican specialty produce, and herbs from Monmouth County, NJ 
Newgate Farms Vegetables, plants and small fruits from Hartford County, NY

Attending Winter Only
Jersey Farm Produce Vegetables, herbs, and small fruit from Hunterdon County, NJ, a New Farmer Development Project participant.

Manager

 

Emily Winkler-Morey grew up in Minneapolis, Minnesota, where the mayor recently declared April 19th to be 'ski to work day.'  Year-round farmers' markets and fresh greens in March are a marvel to her. She came to NYC five years ago to attend Eugene Lang College, where she explored urban studies and dance. She maintains the double-vision of these fields, promoting healthy, happy cities and healthy, happy bodies. Emily first joined GrowNYC as an AmeriCorps service member, working to connect Greenmarkets with emergency food services. After a second AmeriCorps term at Henry Street Settlement, she is thrilled to be back on the Greenmarket team.       

 

 

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