Legislation to encourage farming within the five boroughs has been reintroduced, with more support than before.
Tag: East New York Farms!
The novel position hopes to connect urban farms with loans and other government credit and insurance typically reserved for rural operations.
Ambassadors rose funds, designed plots, planned a community work day, recruited volunteers and eventually passed the project on to East New York Farms.
It’s no secret that Brooklyn is passionate about its local food artisans, chefs, farmers, nonprofits and shops. Based on your votes, here are our 2014 Local Heroes.
It’s not often there’s a call for city farmers, but East New York Farms! has put out exactly that. The group is expanding their acreage to a now-vacant lot on the corner of Hendrix and Livonia Avenues.