Use Green Landscaping Practices to Save Money and Resources

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 to […]

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

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 stock […]

The Hort’s Urban Ag Conference Earlier this Spring Featured Hands-On Workshops and Grassroots Inspiration

After a crazy and busy spring, NYC Foodscape finally has a moment to tell you about an awesome urban agriculture conference that happened about a month and a half ago. The Fifth Annual Urban Agriculture […]

Swap Seeds at Campos Community Garden: Saturday, April 18, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Thanks to a grant from Seed Savers Exchange’s Community Seed Resource Exchange Program (CSRP), Children’s Garden at Campos is hosting a Seed Swap  this Saturday, April 18, 2015 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Campos Community […]

Alice Waters Pays a Surprise Visit! And Other Recent Campos Children’s Garden Happenings

So this just happened today, September 30, ten minutes AFTER I left the Children’s Garden at Campos… Alice Waters–the veritable godmother of all things sustainable and local in food and farming, and the inspiration for […]

So You Want to Be an Urban Farmer? Farm School NYC Can Help Grow Your Aspirations into a Farming Career — Apply by Sept. 15, 2014

Farming in New York City may not be the first career that comes to mind when you think of making your living here in the Big Apple. But urban farming has become a major movement […]

ODA House Brings Hearty Spice-laden Georgian Fare to East Village

The New York chapter of the Woman’s Culinary Alliance held its December “Dine-a-round” event last week at ODA House, a relatively new arrival to the East Village, specifically, “Alphabet City,” on the corner of Avenue […]