• Remarkable Farms Gala Recap

    Because of you, the fourth annual Remarkable Farms Gala was a huge success, raising over $101,000 to fuel Greener Partners’ fresh food access and healthy eating education programs. With these funds, we can reach even more Philadelphia area schools and youth in need. Thank you to our presenting sponsor, CardConnect, our host, Radnor Hunt, and […]

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  • Remarkable Farms Gala a huge success!

    Thank you to all who came out to support our work for healthier communities through food, farms and education. We enjoyed a delightful evening of good food, fine spirits and great company. Attendees raised $131,000 to fuel Greener Partners’ vital food access and healthy eating education programs! Thank you to our presenting sponsor, CardConnect, our host URBN, […]

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  • Pick Your Own Update

    We still have incredible cherry tomatoes, hot peppers, herbs and flowers! Unfortunately, our first crop of apples is small and many are not in good shape with insect damage. Because we do not spray the apples at all, our fruits are more susceptible to damage. We do have Asian pears, but we are picking them […]

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  • Free Webinar on Sept 8

    Farm-to-Institution: Equity and Impact The Common Market partners with food service management companies to reach vulnerable communities and scale impact for sustainable farms. Through these partnerships, we can leverage the purchasing power of food service operations to re-invest in rural communities. In this webinar, you will learn more about specific tools and initiatives to measure […]

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  • Longview Farm Market opening May 21st

    The Longview Farm Market will open for the season on May 21st at 9:00 am, with a new concept behind supporting local farms and bringing fresh food to the community. The market has been reimagined as a farmers’ market, hosting local vendors of meats, eggs, dairy, baked goods and more. Deep Roots Valley Farm will […]

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  • Eating Seasonally Recipes

    There was a wonderful turnout for Farmer Larry’s Eating Seasonally workshop. Thanks to all who joined in! He made three dishes, and the recipes are below. At the end of the month we’ll have Helen’s “Raising Healthy Eaters” workshop for parents and caregivers of children, especially picky eaters.   Mache Salad 4-ounce mache 2 endives, […]

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  • Remarkable Farms Gala a success!

    Thank you to everyone who came out to the Remarkable Farms Gala at Radnor Hunt. Despite the wind and rain, it was a resounding success, raising $101,000 towards our mission of healthier communities through food, farms and education. Watch the video that screened at the gala and enjoy pictures from the event below: Greener Partners 2015 […]

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  • FARM EXPLORER featured on Channel 6!

    Greener Partners brought their summer interns from the Get HYPE Philly program to the Youth Growers’ Market at the Eakins Oval on Friday. It was a wonderful event with so much good food and community. The Farm Explorer farm truck is always a hit at these events, and this one was no exception, with many […]

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  • Blueberry Picking on hold til July 5

    We are waiting for blueberries to ripen; please check back on Friday for confirmation that we will be open for limited hours on July 5. Don’t forget to sign up for our Summer Celebration on July 11! Cob oven pizza, live music, fresh farm salad, and the all-new Longview Farm Market!!

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  • Saturday July 27 events postponed due to rain

    We are sorry to say that both events at Longview Farm are postponed due to forecast heavy rain all day. BLUEBERRY PICKING will be open on Sunday, June 28 from 11-4. Please be prepared for soggy conditions, though the berries should be good! The SUMMER CELEBRATION will be held on July 11 from 4-8pm. Please […]

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