Farmers Market

2013 farmers market season in Queens
2013 farmers market season in Queens
Dining Queens Courier Staff 6/08/2013 at 2:12PM

Though the Jackson Heights Greenmarket is open year-round many of Queens’ other farmers markets don’t open until June or July. Astoria Greenmarket 14th Street (Between 31st Avenue and 31st Road) Open Wednesdays, 7/10 – 11/20 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Corona Greenmarket Roosevelt Avenue at 103rd Street Open Fridays, 7/5 – 11/22 8 a.m. – [...]

More low-income New Yorkers to have access to fresh fruits and vegetables
More low-income New Yorkers to have access to fresh fruits and vegetables
News Cristabelle Tumola 7/03/2012 at 1:48PM

Mayor Michael Bloomberg yesterday announced that for the first time all 138 of the city’s farmers markets will accept Health Bucks coupons, which are good for $2 of fresh fruits and vegetables.  Bloomberg hopes the program will give more low-income New Yorkers access to fresh fruits and vegetables, and help fight obesity in the city. Last [...]

Farmers market season in Queens
Farmers market season in Queens
News Cristabelle Tumola 6/28/2012 at 8:22AM

Though the Jackson Heights Greenmarket is open year-round many of Queens’ other farmers markets don’t open until June or July. Astoria Greenmarket 14th St. between 31st Ave. and 31st Road July 11-November 14 Wednesdays, 8 a.m-3 p.m. Atlas Park Greenmarket Atlas Park Mall, Cooper Ave. and 80th St. June 16–November 17 Saturdays, 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. [...]