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Greenhopping – your green food app

We’re looking forward to our Good Fest Conference workshop The Interplay of Food, our Digestion and How We Eat in Living a Healthy Life, which will take a look at balance and taste variety from an ancient and modern perspective,

Does Farm Fresh Mean Anything?

Nowadays, you see the words “Farm-Fresh” everywhere and it’s hard to know what it actually means beyond marketing hype. Unfortunately, that term along with “natural”doesn’t have real guidelines. It makes us sad that a food system which connects eaters directly with trustworthy,

Say Hi to the Local Roots Farm Share

From our founder, Wen-Jay: Local Roots NYC is 6 years old – that’s sort of like being a young adult in business years. We’re exploring who we are, embracing our uniqueness, and are growing into ourselves. Which is why we’re ready for

Early Bird Prizes

Early bird gets the worm, and that worm takes the form of fun prizes!! If you place your order for our Local Roots markets by May 1, here are fun things to look forward to – Share prices might increase.

NY1’s New Yorker of the Week

Our founder Wen-Jay Ying has been named NY1’s New Yorker of the Week, a dream of hers for 11 years – ever since she has lived in NYC. Thank you for all your love and support, and to our amazing

Winter Seasonality

Winter 2017 CSA Schedule

See our calendar below to know what weeks you’ll receive your order.  

Irving Farm Coffee Roasters: The Inside Scoop On Our New Locations

Irving Farm is a roaster of specialty coffees with cafes located all over New York City! We love their commitment to transparency, sustainability, and maintaining direct relationships with farmers. The coffee is great and the people are even better which is


In this week’s newsletter you can find out details about our Thanksgiving Pop-Up! You can order now to fill your Thanksgiving table with maple smoked ham, pies handmade in Brooklyn, a turkey kit including brining and spices, and bountiful produce.


The last day to sign up to visit three of your farmers in Pennsylvania or join us in a cooking extravaganza is TODAY – Friday, October 7! In this week’s newsletter, learn more about the details of our exciting events