GrowNYC's Compost Collection: Saturdays only, 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Cash, EBT/Food Stamps, Debit/Credit, WIC Vegetable & Fruit checks & FMNP coupons accepted.
Winter EBT/Food Stamps and Debit/Credit Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Health Bucks are here! EBT users -- for every $5 spent in EBT July-November, customers receive a $2 Health Buck coupon to purchase additional fruits and vegetables.
Greenmarket's gateway to the Upper West Side, the Tucker Square Greenmarket, offers locally grown produce just across the street from Lincoln Center. Seasonal vegetables range from fresh staples like corn and greens to delicacies like squash blossoms and fairtytale eggplant. Orchards boast sweet berries, stone fruit, and over 80 varieties of apples.
Knowledgeable growers are at market to explain just how to care for their plants, flowers, and herb pots indoors and out. Impeccable farmstead cheeses, fresh seafood, grass fed beef, duck and duck charcuterie, eggs, artisanal baked goods, and New Yorks only producer of both sorghum and maple syrup round out the offerings.
October 3rd, 11:30am to 2pm
Learn the ins and and outs of how to make compost and what goes in it when you're dropping off for collection at the market. Test your knowledge for a chance to win a complimentary Greenmarket goodie.
Preserve the Harvest Cooking Demonstration
October 10th, 11am to 2pm
Visit the market stand for info on how to make the most of the fall harvest through canning, drying, and freezing. Join us at the info stand for a quick-pickle cooking demonstration with samples served around 1pm.
October 24th, 11am to 2pm
Learn about the benefits of natural sugar versus processed sugar, featuring our market's Apple Cider from Locust Grove Farms and Prospect Hill Orchards, and Maple products from Wood Homestead Maple Farm. Visit the info stand at 1pm for a sampling.
Saturday, October 31st
12pm to 2pm
Purchase a pumpkin from the market and decorate it for free at the information stand.
Attending Year Round
American Seafood Wild-caught seafood from Suffolk County, NY
Apple State Hill Top Family Farm Honey from Sullivan County, NY
Bobolink Dairy & Bakehouse Aged raw cow's milk cheeses and wood-fired breads from Hunterdon County, New Jersey
Hudson Valley Duck Farm Heritage ducks, whole, parts & duck products from Sullivan County, NY
King Ferry Winery Treleaven Wine from Cayuga County, NY
Knoll Krest Farm Eggs and chicken from Dutchess County, NY
Locust Grove Farms, OP Kent and Sons Orchard fruit, berries, grapes and squash; cider and baked goods from Ulster County, NY. One of Greenmarket`s founding farmers in 1976.
Meredith's Bakery Baked goods from Ulster County, NY
Prospect Hill Orchards Apples & pears from Ulster County, NY
Stony Mountain Ranch Grass-fed Piedmontese beef from Schuylkill County, PA
Wood Homestead Maple syrup, sorghum syrup, chicken and vegetables from Schoharie County, New York
Attending Growing Season Only
Body & Soul Baked goods from King's County, NY
Norwich Meadows Farm Certified organic vegetables from Chenango County, NY
Stokes Farm Herbs, flowers and plants, heirloom peppers, eggplants and tomatoes from Bergen County, NJ. One of Greenmarket`s founding farmers in 1976.
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.