Greenmarket Youth Education

Greenmarket K-12 school tours are paused this spring, however you can take your students on a virtual tour of the GrowNYC Union Square Greenmarket

If you are a teacher or family interested in introducing your students or children to regional agriculture and sustainable farming, here are a few other useful resources:

Come out and hear Jazz Foundation musicians playing at GrowNYC Greenmarkets!

  • Food Access & Agriculture

    Our network of Greenmarket farmers markets, Farmstands, and Fresh Food Box sites, coupled with GrowNYC Wholesale, ensures that all New Yorkers have access to the freshest, healthiest local food.

  • Zero Waste

    We provide food scrap drop-offs, clothing collections, Stop 'N' Swap® community reuse events, and zero waste trainings to make resource conservation easy for all.

  • Green Space

    We build and rejuvenate community gardens and urban farms in all 5 boroughs, and support even more gardens through volunteer days, technical assistance, school garden grants, & more.

  • Education

    We foster future environmental stewards by providing 66,000 children each year with programs that provide meaningful interactions with the natural environment.