Teaching the Garden: A Workshop for Teachers

Share   NYC Foodscape is happy to announce a new garden education training workshop for teachers. Teaching the Garden is a series of workshops designed to help schools, churches, camps, after-school programs and other youth and […]

Anthony Bourdain Death: A Fellow Chef on The Hidden Pain of Those Who Feed Us

Share The following is an excerpt from NYC Foodscape‘s recent article for PsyCom.net, a highly regarded online resource for a wide variety of mental health conditions, including bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, depression, , and generalized anxiety disorder. […]

Use Green Landscaping Practices to Save Money and Resources

Share The following is an excerpt from NYC Foodscape‘s recent article for a national affordable housing publication, Assisted Housing Management Insider, about using environmentally sustainable practices to create aesthetically pleasing and healthy landscapes for existing residents […]

Swap Seeds and Celebrate Earth Day at El Jardin del Paraiso: Sunday, April 22, 2-5 p.m.

Share Welcome Spring…maybe. Anyway, let’s celebrate the opening of our community gardens and the (eventual) planting of our food and flowers, with LUNGSNYC annual Spring Awakening Earth Day parade this Sunday, April 22 in the […]

Tasting the Food of the Future: The Fads, Faves and Flops at Food Loves Tech

Share As the year winds down, it’s a good time to look ahead to what the future of our food system might bring. Watching what changes lie ahead can be a good way to take […]

NYC Council’s Comprehensive Urban Ag Plan Downgraded to Website: Attend 12/11 City Council Vote to Be Heard

Share This summer and fall, New York City urban agriculture advocates saw our city take an initial step in joining other visionary cities like Boston, Los Angeles, Chicago and Atlanta to bring together the long-standing […]

East Village Third Graders Turn Garden ‘Mystery Baskets’ into Imaginative, Delicious Dishes

Share The Children’s Garden at Campos Community Garden just completed its FIFTH season of growing food, engaging the community and teaching and feeding kids from local schools, local youth organizations like the Boys Club, summer […]

No Time to Can Pickles or Ferment Kim Chee? Try This Quick Pickles Using Radishes and Turnips

Share Radishes and turnips are ideal for pickling and many kim chee recipes focus on these root vegetables instead of or in addition to cabbage. But making pickles and kim chee may be more of […]

Is it a Vegetable Dish or a Dessert? Savory Sweet Butternut Squash Crumble

Share Fall markets are abounding with winter squash, including my favorite, the versatile butternut squash. Butternut squash makes a delicious, savory version of a classic Thanksgiving side dish. SaveSave SaveSave Print Recipe Savory Sweet Butternut […]

Don’t Waste Good Food: Use Radish Greens for Healthy Delicious Variation on a Vichyssoise

Share Radishes, those beautiful red, pink, white jewels that grown under ground are back in the farmers markets for fall. But when you get home, don’t throw out those greens! Not only are the radish […]