Adult Education: Food Access and Agriculture

In 2021, we offer live, remote learning presentations, in-person tours for adults on a limited basis, and online resources.

Let's Talk Vegetables - Remote Learning Series

Let’s Talk Vegetables is a remote learning monthly series available to senior centers and local community-based organizations serving adults.  For more information or to register your organization, contact: sspodek@grownyc.org.

GrowNYC Tours at Union Square Greenmarket

GrowNYC offers small group tours of the Union Square Greenmarket for senior centers and community based organizations, with COVID-safety protocols.  Tours can be tailored to the group's areas of interest.  For more information or to request a tour, contact: sspodek@grownyc.org.  (Click here for tours for international delegations and professionals in the field.)

COVID-safety protocols: All participants must wear face coverings at all time.  Social distancing is a priority.  No food or beverages will be sampled, but individuals are invited to purchase items to sample at home.  Maximum group size: 8 participants. 

 

Remote Learning on Demand 

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  • Food Access & Agriculture

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

  • Conservation

    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 & school gardens 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.