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February 2018

The Culture Trip
3 Easy Houseplants for City Life and How to Keep Them Alive
The Daily Meal
ICE's New Sustainability Club Discovers Life in the Greenmarket in the Dead of Winter
Edible Brooklyn
Furnace Creek Farm: You Can Buy Liquid “Courage” at This Herbalist’s Greenmarket Stand
NY1 News
Stop 'N' Swap: Residents Pick Up Free Unwanted Items from Neighbors
Queens Courier
Stop 'N' Swap Your Unused Items For Something New At This Event in Bayside on Sunday
WNYC
How to Love the Farmers' Market in Winter

January 2018

amNewYork
GrowNYC Stop 'N' Swaps Prevent Unwanted Items From Reaching Landfill
CBS News
One Man's Trash: Stop 'N' Swaps Offer New Yorkers A Different Way To Recycle
The New Yorker
Harvesting Farmers
The New York Times
What 8 Shoppers Wore to the Freezing Market in Union Square
Sunnyside Post
Get All Kinds of Household Items Fixed with Repair Service Coming to Sunnyside Greenmarket

December 2017

Civil Eats
Grain Mills Can Be Cornerstones of Local Food Economies
Garden Collage Magazine
The 12 Best Environmental Nonprofits to Donate to This Holiday Season
NY1
City Program Reaches Major Milestone In Diverting Food Waste From Landfills
Fresh Food Box Program to Continue
SinoVision
纽约华社1/7办活动 闲置物交换给需要者 (New York Chinese Association Hosting Item Swapping Event on 1/7 For Those Interested)

November 2017

edibleBronx
Food Pantry Clients Take Tours of the Poe Park Greenmarket
edibleBrooklyn
What to Make With New York's Regional Grains
Curbed
GrowNYC Has Been Producing Fresh Produce Since the 70s
France24
Food Safety Around the World: Risks and Advantages of America's Intensive Food Production Model
Grace Communications Foundation
10 Instagrammers We Love (and You Should Too!)
Local Grains: The Final Frontier For Locavores
New York Times Travel
How to Get the Most Out of Farmers' Markets While Traveling
Oldways Whole Grains Council
How the Local Food Movement Paved the Way for Delicious, Whole Grain Baked Goods
Save the Food 
Tips For Reducing Food Waste This Thanksgiving

October 2017

Brooklyn Magazine
"Dude, Where's My Kale" - Food Deserts, Farmer's Markets, and the Evolution of the Urban Grocery
Cebu Daily News
The Greenmarket In NYC's Union Square
edibleManhttan
J & A Farm Profile: This 25 Year Veteran of the 97th Street Greenmarket Grows 350 Varieties of Produce, and Then Some
Slow Food NYC Honors June Russell of the Greenmarket Regional Grains Project
edibleBrooklyn
How a Fundraiser For Puerto Rico's Food Service Workers Came Together in One Week
The Daily Llama
More than 50% of New York City's Public Schools Now Have Gardens
Epoch Times
The Best of Fall Flavors: Foolproof Pumpkin Gnocchi Recipe From Celebrity Chef Luca Manfè
Heritage Radio - The Farm Report
NYC Greenmarket Grains Project with June Russell
The New York Community Trust
Fresh Fruits and Vegetables For All: A New Regional Food Hub and Farms On Public Housing Land
The New York Times
The Chickens Come Home to Roost on Long Island's North Fork
Jarred Tomatoes Capture the Fleeting Flavors fo Summer
The Secrets of the Greenmarket Fisherman
News 12 Brooklyn
Urban Farm Stands Provides Job Experience, Fresh Food In Bushwick
Radio Télévision Belge de la Communauté Française (RTBF)
Honey and wine on the rooftops of New York, it's trendy!

September 2017

BKLYNER
Bushwick Farm Stand Provides Fresh Food and Job Skills to Locals
Rodale's Organic Life
More Than Half of New York City's Public Schools Now Have Gardens--And Kids Are Loving It
TimeOut New York
Every Shopping Mall Worth Going To Near NYC

August 2017

Silive.com
Stop-N-Swap gives 'unused items a second life'
Building Design & Construction Network
Manhattan's Union Square Gets Its Own Farmhouse
EcoCentric
The Power of Farmers' Market: Gabriella Stern of GrowNYC
Gothamist
The Best Places To Buy A Fresh Loaf of Bread In NYC
GrubStreet
Eat These Greenmarket Ice Pops Before Summer Is Over
Inhabitat
Inspiring Urban Farm Teaches Kids How to Grow Their Own Food
Mommy Poppins
12 Surprisingly Fun Places In NYC to Hang With Your Baby
Morning Ag Clips
GrowNYC Receives $40,000 from Farm Credit
News 12 The Bronx
Best of The Bronx: Greenmarket Hot Sauce
News 12 Brooklyn
City Expands Health Bucks Program in The Bronx
NorthJersey.com
Family Friendly NYC: 6 Great Spots to Take the Kids
The Riverdale Press
Market Gives Teens Food for Thought
Saveur
Listen to these Tomato-Mad Chefs on How to Make the Most of your Summer Tomatoes
TimeOut New York
The Best Farmers Markets In NYC

July 2017

Circa
Stop 'N' Swap is the new community thrift shop where everything is free 
150ish The Local Dish
Water Buffalo Have Found a Home at Riverine Ranch 
The New York Times 
Food From Around the World, Homegrown in New York 
The China Press 
华埠办二手衣物交换活动 民众踊跃 
NY1 
Composting and recycling programs in the city 
CBS This Morning 
Restaurants Making Vegetables the Star of the Meal 
Downtown Express
Going Green: Greenmarket Returns to WTC After 16 Years
Food & Wine
Forget Wheat: Americans' Taste for Ancient Grains Is Growing
The Jewish Voice
Farmer's Market Returns to World Trade Center for First Time Since 9/11
NY1 News
Locals Urged to Shop Green This Summer
Passerbuys
Where to Buy Plants In NYC
Queens Chronicle
Greenmarket Hits Flushing
Queens Courier
Pick Up Fresh Fruits, Veggies, Pasta, and More At This Newly Opened Flushing Greenmarket
Times Ledger
Flushing Greenmarket Launches at Maple Playground

June 2017

ABC 7
Greenmarket Farmers Market Returns to World Trade Center
AM New York
Farmers' markets decry cuts to vital SNAP funds
World Trade Center Farmers Market Returns with Oculus Plaza Greenmarket
Brit + Co
The US's Best Farmers Markets That You Need to Visit Now
Bronx Times
Greenmarket Opens at Fordham Plaza
CBS
Swarm of 30,000 Bees Found On Ledge High Atop Times Square
City Guide New York
Things to Do On a New York Summer Weekend
edibleBronx
Learn It, Grow It, Eat It
Edible Manhattan 
What's Needed to Grow a Local Food Economy in New York?
Fox & Friends
Corn Shuking Contest with Sycamore Farms
Homepolish
Designer Picks: Plant Shops in New York
News 12 The Bronx
Greenmarket Opens at Fordham Plaza
Farmers Market Comes to Fordham Plaza
New York Daily News
How to Tell If Your Favorite Summer Fruits Are Ripe
The New York Times
Gone Since 9/11, Greenmarket Returns to World Trade Center
The Most Popular Buddhist Nun Cook--In Mahattan
Norwood News
Farmers Markets Opens at Fordham Plaza for Trial Run
NY1
Closed Since 9/11, Greenmarket Returns to World Trade Center
GrowNYC Greenmarket Opens for Season in Flushing
Patch
City Farmers Markets Will Be Devastated By Trump's 'Cruel Proposal' To Cut Food Stamps, City Says
WTC Greenmarket Returns 16 Years After 9/11
Queens Courier
This Hot Sauce Company Will Make Queens Hot Sauce Using peppers from Local Gardens
TimeOut New York
A Farmer's Market Returns to World Trade Center for the First Time Since 9/11
The Tribeca Trib
WTC Greenmarket: Open for Business
Untapped Cities
New Queens Greenmarket Hot Sauce Launches, Helping Local Economy and Community in NYC

 

May 2017

Bon Appetit
The Powerful Root That Chefs Are Starting to Love
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
Bay Ridge Greenmarket Celebrates 10th Anniversary
Brooklyn Reporter
10th Annual Bay Ridge Greenmarket to Return May 13
Bay Ridge Greenmarket Celebrates 10th Birthday and Official Kick-off
Farm Bureau New York
GrowNYC’s Greenmarket Expanding in Gotham
NYC Food Policy Center at Hunter College
The Essence of Community Ownership of Our Food System
Staten Island Advance
Staten Island Mall Greenmarket Returns Saturday, Rain or Shine
What does the S.I. Mall Greenmarket Look Like for 2017?
Travel Bug Art
Painting Produce at NYC's Union Square Greenmarket
USA Today
50 States: 50 Farmers Markets
WNYC
The Buzz Around Honey and Beekeeping

 

April 2017

amNewYork
GrowNYC Throwing Open House for New Community Center Project Farmhouse 
Robb Report
An Environmentalist’s Dream Kitchen is Open to the Public in New York City 
Bon Appetit
The Greens That Chefs Go Crazy For 
Brooklyn Reporter
Bay Ridge Greenmarket Celebrates 10th Birthday and Official Kick-off
Edible Manhattan 
City Food Waste Experts Discuss Ways to Mitigate This Daunting Systemic Problem
The Trouble and Truth About Buying Sustainable Seafood In New York City
Fast Company
This Incubator is Creating the Next Generation of Farmers 
Food & Wine

Why You Should Be Drinking Your Own Homemade Vermouth All Spring 
Gothamist
The Union Square Greenmarket Craft Beverage Program
Home Grown: Farm Aid Blog
Young & Green: Mia sells “Whoa! Purple carrots!”
House Carers
NYCFC Staff and Fans Volunteer with GrowNYC for Earth Day
Newswire
Record $1 Million In SNAP Benefits Redeemed At Greenmarkets In 2016
NYC Media
Urban Green: Sustainable Food
Time Out New York
The Union Square Greenmarket Craft Beverage Program

March 2017

Bronx Times
GrowNYC Plans New Farmers Market Hub
Crain's New York Business
This Bronx Distribution Hub Could Help Local Farmers Reach More Tables
Curbed
Best Ways to Volunteer and Get Involved in NYC
Edible Manhattan
Forage for Edible Weeds at the Union Square Greenmarket
Gothamist
The Union Square Greenmarket Is Now A Lot More Boozy
Tasting Table
Top Pantry Essentials for Spring 2017
TimeOut New York
Union Square Greenmarket Just Made Produce-Shopping Way More Fun By Adding Booze

February 2017

DatingAdvice.com
Planting Seeds For the Future: GrowNYC Connects Environmentalists Through Volunteerism & Events
Civil Eats
Losing a Grocery Store Changes a Neighborhood
The New York Times
New York Today: Winter Weather, Signs of Spring
Westchester Magazine
The Bronx Is Hot

January 2017

edibleManhattan
With Unique Tech, This Upstate Dairy Bottles the Closest Thing You Can Get to Raw Milk
Huffington Post
States See Value in Backing 'Food Hubs' for Farmers, Consumers

December 2016

150ish
Annual Holiday Wrap-Up
Democrat & Chronicle
Red Jacket Orchards experiences natural growth

November 2016

Congressman Jose C. Serrano 
Serrano Leads NY Congressional Delegation in Support of GrowNYC’s Greenmarket Regional Food Hub Proposal
BKLYNER
Greenmarket Recipes: Thanksgiving Sides
Edible Manhattan
See What’s at the Union Square Greenmarket with This App
Grub Street
Rock Star Farmer Rick Bishop Will Stop at Nothing Until He Grows The Sweetest Carrots
LA Times
How the California Grain Campaign is working to get local whole grain bread to your table
Long Island Media
Governor Cuomo Encourages New Yorkers to Buy Local Trees this Holiday Season
NYC Parks
Experts guide us through the bountiful Greenmarket at Union Square Park
Reading Eagle
Get Growing: Robyn Jasko talks about her weekly trip to New York's Union Square Greenmarket
PR Week
GrowNYC uses graffiti art to tell New Yorkers about SNAP
Staten Island Advance
5 burning food questions on the Staten Island restaurant scene

October 2016

Domino 
15 Instagrams to Follow to Experience Fall in New York
Downtown Alliance
Lower Manhattan's Greenmarkets Offer Freshness from Farm to Plate
Gothamist
This Might Explain Why There Aren't Many Peaches This Year
The Hunts Point Express
Officials Seek Federal Funding for Food Hub
Time Out New York
The Best Places to Get Hot Cider in NYC
WNYC
Beyond Butternut: A Guide to Squash, Gourds, Pumpkins & More!

September 2016

Civil Eats
The Hub of Hubs: New York Is Investing $15 Million In Large-Scale Regional Food Distribution
Fort Greene Focus
Greenmarket Recipe: Zucchini and Summer Squash Saute
Greenmarket Recipe: Fennel and Celery Slaw
Gothamist
New Bronx Food Hub Will Make Local Produce A Staple For More New Yorkers
The New York Times
With Food Hub, Premium Produce May Reach More New Yorkers' Plates
Sunset Park Voice
Greenmarket Recipe: Summer Cucumber Salad
Greenmarket Recipe: Basic Roasted Cauliflower

August 2016

Bensonhurst Bean
Greenmarket Recipe: Raw Corn Salsa
Greenmarket Recipe: Smoky Baba Ganoush
Crain's New York Business
Food Hub for Upstate Farms is Coming to the Bronx 
DNAInfo
Back to School Checklist
Good Media
The 11 Best Farmers Markets In The World
Gothamist
New Bronx Food hub Will Make Local Produce A Staple For More New Yorkers
Grub Street
Cuomo Administration Building $20 Million Greenmarket in the Bronx
New York State
Governor Cuomo Launches New York State Grown & Certified Food Program
The New York Times
A More Egalitarian Approach to Locavore Eating
With Food Hub, Premium Produce May Reach More New Yorkers' Plates
NPR
Indoor Shrimp Production Opens New Possibilities For Food
NYXT NYC
Composting
Organic Authority
New York Gets a New Healthy, Local Food Label
Robb Report - CurtCoMedia
How to Shop Your Local Farmers Market
Vimeo
mepNYC A Summer's Day At the Union Square Greenmarket
WNYC - The Leonard Lopate Show
Greenmarket Turns 40

July 2016

Bronx News 12
Volunteers work to re-build Bronx community garden destroyed in fire on East 137th Street
Epoch Times
Greenmarket Stationed In Flushing
Colored Fruits and Vegetables to Eat to be Healthy
Gothamist
Union Square Greenmarket Celebrates 40th Birthday
Greenpointers.com
The New Tuesday Greenpoint / McCarren Park Greenmarket
Inter Press Service
The Future of Food In Cities: Urban Agriculture
NY1
GrowNYC Greenmarket Opens In Downtown Flushing
Times Ledger
Flushing Greenmarket Opened This Week

June 2016

All Africa
The Future of Food In Cities - Urban Agriculture
Gothamist
Did You Know There's A Little Vegetable Farm At JFK Airport?
Bensonhurst Bean
Bensonhurst Greenmarket Returns This Sunday With New Farmers & Live Jazz
Bronx Times
Seed To Plate Takes Root In Bronx Schools
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
Bensonhurst Greenmarket Opens For Season
Corner Media 
Greenmarket Recipe: Shaved Asparagus Salad
Greenmarket Recipe: Spring Eggs with Spinach
Greenmarket Recipe: Tuscan Kale Cesar Salad
Delta Sky
Taylor Schilling On Delakb Avenue In Brooklyn
DNA Info
Windsor Terrace Farmers Market Moves to Bartel-Pritchard Square
Gothamist
Get Tipsy at the Union Square Beer Garden Tonight & Other Weekend Eats
Lancaster Farming
Growth of Organic Wheat Also Brings Challenges
Metro
Union Square's Beer Garden Returns on Summer Fridays
The Nature Conservancy
Students Build Urban Farm in East New York
New York Daily News
Eating along the N line: Union Square Park's best casual bites, from jerk chicken to Jerusalem bagels
New 12 The Bronx
Grand Concourse Farmer's Market Opens For Season
Patch Media
Introducing Windsor Terrace's New, Expanded Greenmarket
Sustainable Brands
Timberland to Restore and Create Green Spaces in 5 Cities Over Next 5 Years
Staten Island Advance
Artisan Cheeses, Local Honey: Mall Greenmarket Opened Saturday
Thrillist
The Definitive Guide To NYC's Major Farmers Markets

May 2016

Astoria Post
Youthmarket to Open In Astoria
Corner Media 
Greenmarket Recipe of the Week: Rhubarb Compote
DNAinfo
Get Fresh Vegetables Each Week for $12 at Bed-Stuy's Community Garden
Eco Centric
Greenmarket's Liz Carollo Tells Us How Farmers' Markets Support a Sustainable Food System
El Diario
Rogelio, ejemplo de tenacidad y orgullo poblano
Foodstand
A Quick Look at Local Grains - The Greenmarket Regional Grains Project
Behind the Plate: Barry Benepe
Behind the Plate: Kori Petrovic
Home Reporter/The Brooklyn Spectator
Bay Ridge Greenmarket Kicks Off Ninth Annual Season
Staten Island Advance
Staten Island Mall Greenmarket Returns with New Farmers and a New Location
Times Ledger
New Greenmarket Will Operate in Astoria Ditmars Park Beginning This Summer
Queens Courier
Youth-Operated Urban Farm Stand is Coming to Astoria This Summer
Queens Gazette
Constantinides Commits To Invest In New Youthmarket
Queens Ledger
Youthmarket Coming to Astoria
Queens Tribune
Constantinides Funds Astoria Youthmarket
The Villager
Union Square: A Cornucopia of Established and New Restaurants

April 2016

amNY
Earth Day: Expert Tips for Going Green
amNY
Spring Food and Recipes from Celebrity Chef Marc Murphy: Ramps, Nettles and More
Brooklyn Eagle
Gentile to Give Out Rain Barrels in Bay Ridge
Downtown Express
Greenmarket Set for Permanent Return to World Trade Center After 15 Years
Gothamist
Arctic Spring Could Mean A 'Catastrophic' Apple Season
The Huffington Post
Apple Crop Threatened By Unusually Icy Spring

March 2016

amNY
More ways to get farm-fresh veggies 
Village Voice
Market Watch: Coughs and Colds Getting You Down? It's Honey Time!

February 2016

Food & Wine
How the Regional Grains Project Transformed New York's Union Square Greenmarket
Modern Farmer
Farmers Markets Aren't Just For Rich People, Says Study
The New York Times
To Sizzle: Bacon and Ham and Chops and ...

January 2016

EPR Retail News
Whole Foods Market Will Host 5 Percent Community Giving Day To Benefit GrowNYC's Project Farmhouse on Jan. 5, 2016
The New Food Economy
Selling at Farmers Markets
Queens Tribune
Four Ways To Be Healthy In The New Year
Rachael Ray
Bronx Greenmarket Hot Sauce - Daym Drops Reviews NYC's Most Secret Restaurants (Min 3)
Staten Island Advance
St. George Greenmarket Stays Fresh Through Winter

December 2015

amNY
Vegetables in Season in January in New York
Edible Manhattan/Brooklyn
Greenmarket Gifts
Fairweather 
Feedfeed Profile
Tap Into Sparta
NJ Secretary of Agriculture Joins 80 at Farmers Market Summit in Hamburg
The Jewish Press
From Argentina to France to Striving for Delicious Gluten Free Baked Goods, A Kosher Baker Creates Las Delicias
The New York Times
At Incubators, Chefs Aim To Turn Recipes Into Big Businesses

November 2015

ABC News
Farm to Plane: JetBlue Grows Its Own Blue Potatoes
ABC Tiempo
175th Street Greenmarket
All Over Albany
Re-Growing the Local Grain Industry
amNY
Learn About GrowNYC's Latest Education Initiative
Edible Manhattan/Brooklyn
Greenmarket Gifts
Markets of New York City
Hand-Foraged Wild Beach Plum Preserves – Intrigued Yet?
New Paltz Times
Bradley Farm Collaborates With Pull Brewing to Bring New Craft Brewers to New Paltz
New York Magazine
50 Pantry Essentials for the Modern Gourmet
The New York Times
JetBlue’s Airport Farm Adds a Touch of Green to J.F.K.
NY1
Bronx Hot Sauce Has Burning Desire to Boost Borough
NY1
Local Greenmarket To Stay Open Year Round
Staten Island Advance
Evergreen: St. George Greenmarket is Now a Year-Round Operation
The Villiage Voice
The Season for Prized Peconic Bay Scallops is Short and Sweet

 

October 2015

The Boston Globe
New York's Union Square Has Food For Every Craving
NYC Media - $9.99
A Day In The Park
The New York Times
New York Today: To Market, To Market
NPR
'Farm To Air'? Why JetBlue Is Farming At A New York Airport

September 2015

Associated Press
JetBlue Plants a Seed With Farm-To-Tray-Table Concept
Epicurious
Yes, There Is Such a Thing As a Yellow Tomatillo
Daily News
Tzimmes, a Popular Rosh Hashanah Dish, Shines During Masbia Soup Kitchen’s Labor Day Event
Edible Manhattan
With Effort, the Northeast is Once Again Becoming a Breadbasket
Huffington Post
The Black Gold in the Freezer
Public Markets Are Great Equalizers In An Age of Inequality
Staten Island Advance
Tomatoes: How to Celebrate the End of Growing Season 
Staten Island Advance
Farmers Markets of Staten Island Announce Last Call, Extend Seasons
The New York Times
Forging for Fashion
TakePart
Composting In New York Just Got Easier
Village Voice
Take a Chance on Shishito Peppers--They Won't Bite Back (Maybe)
The Wall Street Journal
A Star of Greenmarket 

August 2015

Business Insider
Why I Pay More To Shop At the Farmer's Market
The Fish Site
New Yorkers Hooked on Sustainable Seafood Week
HuffPost New York
The Black Gold in the Freezer
HuffPost Taste
Are Farmers Market Eggs Really Worth It, And Do They Taste Better?
The New York Times
New York Today: All Ears In Brooklyn
To Season: Marigolds Sprouting in the Pantry
NY1 News Staten Island
Mexican Farmer Brings Taste of Oaxaca to Staten Island
Yahoo! Food
Fresh Produce at the Airport? Eating on the Fly Just Got a Lot Less Grim
YouTube
New Amsterdam Vodka Video Profile: NYC Local Flavor

July 2015

amNewYork
Governors Island adds to NYC's Growing Farm Scene
amNewYork
Get Fresh Veggies and Fruit with GrowNYC this Summer 
CBS New York
Community Garden Heating Things Up In The Bronx With New Hot Sauce
The Concourse
A Healthy Way to Build a Hangover
Crain's 5boros (p. 8)
Market Report 
DNAinfo
Farmers Market Launches at Hostos Community College
DNAinfo
Long-Running Williamsburg Greenmarket Reopens Thursday
Farmers Market Launches at Hostos Community College
Edible Manhattan
True Life: There Is Such a Thing as a Weekly $12 Box of Greenmarket Ingredients
Food52
10 Farmers Market Tips We Learned From Cookbooks
Gothamist
An Artisanal Hot Sauce NOT Made In NYC's Most Branded Borough
Heritage Radio Network (Min 17:30)
Sharp & Hot: Greenmarket Regional Grains Program
Markets of New York City
Farm Fresh Creamline Gelato from Ole Mother Hubbert
Modern Farmer
A Farmers Market App That Tells You Exactly What to Buy
The New York Times
Helping Immigrant Farmers Sow Seeds From Home on American Soil
News12 The Bronx
New Greenmarket launches in the Bronx
News12 Brooklyn
Youthmarket farm stands open for season
Queens Gazette
Summer Means Greenmarkets in Queens
WNYC
Bringing Fresh Food, and Work Opportunities, to Cypress Hill

June 2015

Curbed
Tour Hunters Point South's Amenity-Packed Affordable Rentals
The Daily Meal
101 Best Farmer's Markets in America for 2015
NY1
Rooftop Farm a Tasty Amenity at Queens Development
Paste Magazine
Farmer's Market Fetish: Borough Hall, Brooklyn
Yahoo! Food
Why More American Women Are Becoming Farmers

May 2015

Bronx News 12
Heineken helps build new garden in Castle Hill
Bronx Times
Annual Day of Giving Held by Heineken USA
DNAinfo
Hunter's Point South Affordable Apartments Open With Farm and Beehive
Epicurious
How to Become Shamelessly Obsessed with Honey in 12 Easy Steps
NewYork.com
The Ultimate Guide to NYC's Food Markets
The New York Daily News
Rooftop urban farm at new Queens rental complex will have 13,000 honey bees
The New York Times
New York Today: Edible Joys of Spring
Oprah.com
Easy Way to Make Your Dollar Last at the Farmer's Market
Saveur
Building a Garden
Queens Chronicle
Hunter's Point South gets GrowNYC urban farm
The Queens Courier
Rooftop beekeeping, skyline views: Peek inside Hunter’s Point South affordable units

April 2015

Grub Street
Spring’s Crudité Comeback
The New York Daily News
Rooftop urban farm at Queens rental complex will have 13,000 honey bees
The New YorkTimes Magazine
Fresh Fungi: Growing, and Cooking a Union Square Farmer's Market Staple
Saveur
Building a Garden: Where to Start
Staten Island Advance
Earth Day celebration: Recycling, worms and more in Mariners Harbor
Tasting Table
Market Values: How to Ace Your Next Trip to the Farmers Market
Queens Chronicle
Good and Greening

March 2015

Condé Nast Traveler
Union Square Greenmarket: The Best Farmers Markets in the U.S.
The Daily Meal
TEDxManhattan Changing Food One Talk at a Time
DNAinfo
Try Sugar Beet Craft Vodka at the Fort Greene Greenmarket This Weekend
The New York Times
Ancient Grains Are New Again
Block by Block: Union Square (Video Series)
The Village Voice Blog
Have an Early Taste of the Greenmarket Food at Irvington

February 2015

Cornell Chronicle
USDA grant surveys viability for rural-urban food links 
edibleManhattan

Drink in Support of Local Spirits and GrowNYC's Regional Grains Project
NY1
Fit Kids: Fresh Food on a Budget
Our Town
Looking for Fresh Greens in Winter
Staten Island Advance
Solar-powered cooker constructed on Staten Island graduates to Governors Island Teaching Garden


January 2015

DNAinfo
Greenmarket Bringing Wine and Fresh Produce Back to Financial District
Edible Manhattan
GrowNYC Added 40,000 Square Feet of Green Space to NYC in 2014
WNYC.org
Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Become a Farmer
Learning: Farm Resources

When inclement weather in the city or in the greater region affects markets, this blog post will be information central for up-to-the-minute schedule changes. 

  • Greenmarket

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

  • Recycle

    We blanket the five boroughs with resources like textile and food scrap collection, Stop 'N' Swaps, and free training to make waste reduction easy for all.

  • Garden

    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.

  • Teach

    We foster future environmental stewards by providing 60,000 children each year with programs that provide meaningful interactions with the natural environment.