From Soil to City

Local Roots NYC is a vibrant food hub that promotes education, community engagement, and local food access through our alternative CSA and storefront. Our mission is to build neighborhood-based support for a more sustainable food system by connecting fellow New Yorkers to their local food producers. We're also really fun people that make picking up your groceries feel like hanging out with friends.

From our blog

Meet Your Farmer Q+A

November 9, 2015

Join us this Friday, Nov 13 for a discussion on the power of labeling in our local food movement. Terms like “organic” and “made in Brooklyn” help educate consumers on what they are buying, but sometimes these terms can be misleading because they don’t tell the whole story about the product. Are these labels just buzzwords that encourage consumers to make quick decisions without reading past the label, or are they helping grow local food by reaching a broader customer base?

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