GrowNYC’s FARMroots program offers a path to farm businesses for city dwellers from low-resource communities.
With a host of new programming and a pop-up at Governor’s Island, AgTech X hopes to encourage sustainable agriculture in the city.
The novel position hopes to connect urban farms with loans and other government credit and insurance typically reserved for rural operations.
Not only are our CSAs in full swing (only a week or so away from the Annual Zucchini Wallop), but our calendars are also packed—incredible eating-and-drinking events are popping up all over the city and beyond. Here, our editors give you a sampler of what they’re attending.
It’s no secret that Brooklyn is passionate about its local food artisans, chefs, farmers, nonprofits and shops. Based on your votes, here are our 2014 Local Heroes.
GrowNYC estimates 6,000 pounds of New York-grown grains were used for tonight’s NYC Brewer’s Choice. In celebration of this Greenmarket Regional Grains Project, here are nine special beers that you should try.