El Barrio Youth Marqueta

116th Street at Park Ave, Manhattan [map]
Open Thursdays and Saturdays, July 6 - November 18
Hours: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cash, SNAP/EBT, Debit/Credit, WIC & Senior FMNP coupons accepted.

El Barrio Youth Marqueta is in its fourth season! GrowNYC is pleased to partner with Getting Out Staying Out, who hire the neighborhood youth that run this market every Thursday and Saturday and provide this community with fresh fruits and vegetables grown by regional farmers. At the same time, the weekly market engages neighborhood youth by teaching them small business skills, nutrition education, and much more.

Youthmarket Suppliers:

The Youthmarket sources all of its food from Greenmarket Co., a wholesale distribution service offered by GrowNYC. Greenmarkt Co. is designed to bring the freshest, highest-quality regionally grown farm products to the New York City community. Youthmarket’s produce is grown by the following farms:
 

Benten Berries and Produce Penn Yan, NY
Briermere Farm – Riverhead, NY
Champlain Valley Milling – Westport, NY
Dagele Brothers Produce – Florida, NY
Davenport Farms – Stone Ridge, NY
De Meyer Farm – Hilton, NY
Emmi and Sons – Baldwinville, NY
Farmer Ground Flour – Trumansburg, NY
Fishkill Farms – Hopewell Junction, NY
Full Sun Company – Middlebury, VT
Handsome Brook Farm – Various locations throughout New York
Juliano Farm – Utica, NY
Larchmont Farms – Elmer, NY
Lakeview Organics – Penn Yam, NY
L'Hommedieu Farm – Clinton, NY
Longacre Agriculture – Sauquoit, NY
LynOaken Orchards – Medina, NY
Maine Grains – Skowhegan, ME
Mead Orchards – Tivoli, NY
Muzzarelli Farms – Vineland, NJ
Pastore Orchards – Elm, NJ
Platte Creek Maple Farm – Saugerties, NY
Primordia Mushroom Farm – Lenhartsville, PA
Prospect Hill Orchards – Milton, NY
Radicle Farm Company – Newark, NJ
Red Gate Grocer – Moravia, NY
Reeves Farm – Baldwinsville, NY
Remembrance Farm – Trumansburg, NY
Robert Davenport and Sons Farm – Kingston, NY
Satur Farms – Cutchogue, NY
S&SO – Florida, NY
Satur Farms – Calverton, NY
Sorbello Farms – Swedesboro, NJ
Swistak Farms – Verona, NY
Toigo Orchards – Shippensburg, PA
Tremblay Apiaries – Van Etten, NY
Upstate NY Growers and Packers – Clinton, NY
Wilklow Orchards – Highland, NY
William's Farm – Wareham, MA
Willow’s Cranberries – Wareham, MA

 

Youthmarket Partners:
Hon. Melissa Mark-Viverito—Speaker

 

The New York Times recently profiled several Bronx community gardeners as part of an article about immigrant gardeners and their influence on the increasing number of community gardens being built across the City. 

The Bronx gardeners profiled are all from United We Stand Community Garden, a garden GrowNYC rebuilt in 2016.  

  • 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.