From Soil to City

Category: Farmer Spotlight

Interview with Ashley Spierer, creator of Amara Essentials

This winter marks the debut of our beauty share, which features travel-sized soaps, lotions, and salves made by local artisans, many of whom we’re friends with through the CSA! We think it’s pretty cool to support not only producers of

Meet Your Turkey Farmer

There’s no better time than now to start dreaming up your Thanksgiving menu! Check out our Thanksgiving CSA shares and get inspired. Everything in our Pop-up CSA has been carefully selected based on the producer’s demonstrated commitments to local, seasonal ingredients and

Q&A with our Local Farmers

There is no better way to spend a Sunday than enveloped in the aromas of freshly cooked, locally sourced food, surrounded by good people and great conversation. Leave it to Local Roots NYC to do Sunday right! Hannah, Local Roots

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

Producer Spotlight: Brooklyn Cured

When we first met Scott Bridi, we were immediately drawn to his contagious laugh. He’s got a lively personality with kind eyes and just loves to laugh. Bridi is the owner of Brooklyn Cured, a small batch Brooklyn based charcuterie

Farmer Spotlight: Ronnybrook Dairy

For three years now, we’ve carried Ronnybrook Dairy milk in our milk share, and it’s easy to see why: they’re dedicated to generations-old farming traditions that they themselves call “hopelessly out of date.” Ronnybrook Dairy was started in Ancramdale, NY