Still Time For Needy Phila. Seniors To Get Free Produce CouponsLow-income senior citizens in Philadelphia still have time to get coupons for free fruits and vegetables.
Philadelphia Corporation For Aging Distributes Produce Vouchers To Low Income SeniorsSenior farmers’ market produce vouchers were distributed at Reading Terminal Market, and while Wednesday was their final distribution date here, it's not too late to pick up a voucher elsewhere.
Guide To Philly's Farmers' MarketsPhiladelphians can take their pick of delicious, local produce, dairy products and baked goods…even artisanal chocolate and natural beauty products!
Top Spots To Pick Your Own Summer ProduceTo reawaken the gatherer in you, head to one of these local farms and get your hands dirty.
More Options Than Ever For The Gluten FreeMay is National Celiac Disease Awareness Month and eating to stay healthy is easier than ever.
Local College Students Grow Produce To Help Feed Area ResidentsHope of Harvest is a program that puts food on the tables of area residents. Scott Smith, Assistant Farm Manager at Delaware Valley College in Doylestown says this year, the program is expected to grow more than 50,000 pounds of vegetables.
Grocery Store Worker Recovering After Being Stung By ScorpionA Giant produce employee is recovering after he was bit by a scorpion while at work on Saturday.
After Slow Start, NJ Tomato Production Expected To Be Back On TrackAgricultural agent Wesley Kline, with the Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Cumberland County, says too much rain in the spring and early summer is to blame for delaying outdoor tomato harvest by a week or two.
New Jersey Farmers Do Best To Cope With Heavy RainWe may be in the grips of another heat wave around here, but recent heavy rains in the region have proven to be troublesome to several South Jersey farmers.
Guide To Philadelphia's Farmers' MarketsWith so many farmers’ markets within the city and scattered throughout the suburbs, Philadelphians can take their pick of delicious, local produce, dairy products and baked goods…even artisinal chocolate!
Gov. Corbett Meets With Chilean Minister Of Agriculture In An Effort To Increase TradeThe Governor's meeting with Chilean officials is a follow up to the administration's trip to South America last month for the purpose of increasing trade between the regions.
Environmental Group Releases Annual 'Dirty Dozen' List Of Fruits And VegetablesThe list, which highlights the 12 fruits and vegetables that are most contaminated by pesticides, included an additional “Plus” category for the second year in a row.