Dag Hammarskjold Plaza Greenmarket

47th Street at Second Ave, Manhattan [map]
Open Wednesdays, year-round

Market Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Click here for market schedule changes due to weather 

2016 schedule changes: closed 9/21/16 for the General Assembly.

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

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

Located just around the corner from the United Nations Plaza, the Dag Hammarskjold Plaza Greenmarket brings local food to the Turtle Bay community. From classics like sweet corn and buttery squash to unusual finds such as microgreens and pimientos de padron, the wide variety on offer at this market reflects the eclectic tastes of the neighborhood residents and United Nations workers alike.   

Calendar of Events

Includes cooking demos, seasonal celebrations, and family friendly activities.

Farmers

Attending Year Round
DiPaola Turkeys Turkey from Mercer County, New Jersey
Francesca's Bakery Breads and baked goods from Middlesex County, NJ
Millport Dairy Cheddar cheese from Lancaster County, PA
Nature's Way Farm Honey and bee products from Chemung County, NY 
Pura Vida Fisheries Wild-caught fish and seafood from Suffolk County, NY
Ronnybrook Farm Dairy Milk, yogurt, butter and ice cream from Columbia County, NY
Samascott Orchards Orchard fruit, vegetables, cider and eggs from Columbia County, NY 

Attending Growing Season Only
Central Valley Farm 
Eggs, beef, vegetables and tomato sauce from Hunterdon County, NJ
Hot Bread Kitchen Baked goods from New York County, NY
Lani's Farm Vegetables from Burlington County, NJ
Red Jacket Orchards Orchard and small fruit, juices and preserves from Ontario County, NY
Rexcroft Farms Vegetables, plants and meats from Greene County, NY
S.& S.O. Produce Farms Vegetables from Orange County, NY. One of Greenmarket`s founding farmers in 1976
Terhune Orchards Orchard fruit and cider from Dutchess County, NY
Valley Shepherd Creamery Sheep's milk cheese from Hunterdon County, NJ

Manager

Hana Martinez: Hana Martinez is a native of Corona, Queens. She is committed to fostering positive change for her hometown and that starts with healthier (and more delicious) lifestyles and with repairing our food system through the support of regional agriculture. Hana has worked on various organic farms and intentional communities along the east coast and Canada. She served as an urban farmer for the Battery Conservancy's Battery Urban Farm project – an experience that made her begin to see every rooftop and vacant lot as an opportunity. Hana is an lover of the arts be they the literary, visual or musical and it is the scents, sounds, colors, and flavors of farm and greenmarket life that inspire her.

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