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19 Spring and Summer CSA Programs in Philadelphia for Farm-Fresh Produce All Season Long

Here in Philly, March is a confusing time weather-wise. But even though it may not always feel like it, spring is coming, and we can’t wait. I mean, […]

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74 Farmers’ Markets Around Philadelphia and South Jersey

One of the many, many perks of warmer weather is the lush and bountiful produce scene. Everything just seems to taste better — probably because […]

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Winter Fare at Bok Is Your Favorite Farmers Market, But Indoors

Are you missing your neighborhood farmers’ market now that winter has arrived with a vengeance? While a few outdoor markets — like the ones at […]


Tria Fitler Square Hosting Weekly Wine Markets

Every Saturday between now and the end of the year, Tria Fitler Square is hosting a wine market. Conveniently scheduled to coincide with Fitler Square’s […]


Kensington Quarters Butcher Heads Out on Her Own

Heather Thomason who has been Kensington Quarters’ head butcher and fellow butcher Cecilie May are branching out on their own. The pair have started Primal Supply […]


Spend the Day with Ela’s Jason Cichonski at “Shopping with the Chef”

Headhouse Farmers Market is entering its tenth season since opening in 2007. It is Philly’s largest open-air market and each year over 40,000 Philadelphians flock […]

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The Checkup: How to Pick the Best Spring Produce Every Time You Shop

• ’Tis the start of farmers’-market season. Yay! And here to help you get the most of your shopping trips is this guide to picking […]

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The Checkup: The Best Fall Farmers’ Markets in Philly

• Green Philly has come to our rescue this week, with a very fantastic guide to the best fall farmers’ markets in Philly. Bring on […]

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15 Places to Pick Your Own Peaches Near Philly

If there’s one thing better than a farm-fresh peach, it’s a farm-fresh peach you picked yourself! Here, 15 farms and orchards in Philly and South […]


The 7 Worst People at the Farmers’ Market

In theory, the farmers’ market sounds like a lovely place to spend your Sunday morning. And it should be. It could be. Sometimes it is. […]


Common Ground Marketplace Debuts With Urban Farm Tours

Common Ground Marketplace 2015 debuts at noon this Sunday, July 12th at the intersection of Broad and Mt. Vernon streets. Offering a little more than […]

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How to Tour Urban Farms for Free Every Weekend

We hope you’ve been taking advantage of The Food Trust’s Farmers Market Tours we told you about a few weeks ago. And now, the nonprofit […]

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24 Fruits and Vegetables You Should Be Eating This Summer

You’ve heard that eating locally and seasonally is healthier and more sustainable, but you certainly can’t eat that way unless you know what’s available locally […]

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Learn How to Pick the Perfect Produce at Clark Park Farmers’ Market’s Free Tours

  If you’re a foodie in Philly, summertime is glorious. Why? More open-air farmers’ markets, where you can get the best selection of local, seasonal […]

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The Checkup: 24 Tricks to Survive Brutally Hot Nights Without Turning on the Air Conditioner

• We have one air conditioner in my house and it’s from, like, 1986 and cuts out almost every 30 seconds. So really, we have […]