From Soil to City

Local Honey Workshop with Beekeeper Andy

A bee can fly up to two miles.  He didn’t fly, but local beekeeper, Andy Kurosz towed a demonstration hive buzzing with live bees, an empty hive, smokers, a bee-keeping suit, and his two daughters, over 50 miles from Warwick,

American Made

Out of hundreds and hundreds of applicants, we’ve made it as a finalist to the Martha Stewart American Made contest! We’d love to use the award money to expand our educational programming so we can have consistent cooking classes for

Local Roots NYC Community Brunch

We always rave about how great our local food community is, and our upcoming Local Roots NYC community brunch is proof that our CSA members are amazing. CSA member C. Robbins has stocked up some CSA fish and meat and

Bee Healthy: Buy Local Honey

We all celebrate honey for its powerful healing capacity that covers everything from head to toe- from hair and skin care to allergy prevention and cold symptoms. But in an increasingly industrialized food system, not all honey is natural. Not

Fall CSA Begins Next Week – Tutorial

THE LOCAL ROOTS FALL CSA STARTS NEXT WEEK! WOOHOO!!! We can’t wait to see all your smiling faces and we welcome any new members to what will be a great 12 weeks full of delicious, fresh produce! Below are some

NYC Honey Week: How to Build a Hive’s Super + Learn to Be a Sustainable Bee Keeper

Local Roots NYC presents a special NYC HONEY WEEK interactive workshop; participants will build a hive’s supers and Local Roots CSA Beekeeper Andy Kurosz from Sweet Things Wild Thyme and Honey will discuss techniques he uses to be a sustainable

Eggs: my kitchen saviors

By Jacqui Cotton, LRNYC intern We all have those nights when we’re standing in front of the refrigerator feeling hopelessly out of dinner ideas. You might be tired, running low on ingredients, or just in a cooking rut and in

5 ways to get your kids to eat local

We all know how crucial it is for kids to get the vitamins and minerals essential to growing muscles and bones. That’s one reason why you joined our nutrient-dense, organic CSA in the first place! Nutrients in fresh, local produce

Meet Your Farmer: Chaseholm Creamery Burger Night

Join us on August 15th for Chaseholm Creamery’s burger night! Chaseholm is one of our cheese providers based in Pine Plains, NY. Their monthly burger nights involve milking demonstrations, calf feedings, and of course delicious burgers. Yes, there are veggie

Farmer Update: Taproot Farm

Farm: Taproot Farm, PA Serving: Vegetables to Crown Heights, AppNexus, Buzzfeed, R/GA, and Home Deliveries At Taproot Farm, we pull the harvest out of the field in totes, 1 and 3/4 bushels, 1 and 5/8 bushels. The baskets teem with