East Hill Farmer’s Market!

We are happy to announce that the EAST HILL FARMERS MARKET will resume operations for another season – starting WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1, 4-7 PM in the space between Rite Aid and the Cemetery across from Agava. Brought to you by the Ithaca Farmers Market, the market features ONLY products from within a 30 mile radius of Ithaca!  Local farmers, […]

Category: Food & Eating

Farmers’ Markets are Starting, and Many Will Accept SNAP Benefits

With June in full swing and the first day of summer on the way, farmers’ markets are once again filled with a wide variety of local food.  In order to make that food as widely accessible as possible, many farmers’ markets will once again accept food stamps (SNAP benefits).  For every $5 of SNAP spent […]

Category: The Big Picture

Browns and Greens Report

On Sunday, May 15th, Tahjay, Reed and I attended Browns and Greens at Ithaca Community Gardens. This event was part of a movement for radical sustainability, and less whitewashing of the sustainability movement, hence the name. It was organized by Carolina Osorio Gil, who we met at the partners meeting, Amanda David, Rafael Aponte, and […]