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We’re open 7 Days a Week!

We’re open 7 Days a Week!

We’re open 7 Days a Week!

             
New Hours Start Monday!
The Nursery is Open 7 Days a Week!

We bid adieu to the Winter CSA Saturday and are looking forward to a great Summer CSA season that kicks off on May 21. There’s a Sourdough Workshop on Saturday at the Community Kitchen (just a few spots left) and a Grow Your Own Mushrooms Workshop on the farm next Saturday with the gents from Mycopolitan Mushrooms, details below. Earth Day is Tuesday, we are having our annual neighborhood greening day–we’ll be out and about in Kesington, West Philly and Camden with our volunteers doing clean up and some plantings with the plants donated from the Subaru flower show display.

Vote for Greensgrow! Seeds of Change Grant Program
Farmer Katelyn has applied for the Seeds of Change Grant Program! We could be awarded up to 20,000 for infrastructure improvements and exploring alternative growing methods. We need your votes to move on to the next round. Go to www.seedsofchangegrant.com, click on Vote and search for Greensgrow Farms by name, city or Zip Code 19125. You can vote once a day through April 27. You can share with your social networks right from the voting page and help us get even more votes!

photo: Birch Tree Catering & Hazelphoto.com

Did you know that you can rent Greensgrow Farms for a private event? 
Greensgrow Summer CSA • Your Dollars Support Local Farms
Support local farms & get 6 month of great local food!  The CSA begins the week of May 21.
Photo Gallery: Check out last year’s share online here.
Plant of the week: 20% OFF Columbines
Lots of Colombines to choose from in the nursery. This article says that, “Columbine flowers are suppose to be symbols of ingratitude, faithlessness and representative of deceived lovers.”  Finally, a plant for the rest of us!  And, once you’ve got yours you can start collecting their seed and growing more of them! 

Right now we have lots of pretty annuals & perennials in as well as cold-hardy herbs & veggie starts. Basil has arrived and other warmer weather starts will be coming in next week (yes including tomatoes). Though we will still be recommending keeping warm weather starts indoors for a couple more weeks. Bare root strawberries and hops are here. Farmer Katelyn Repash will be continuing to put out her beautiful organically grown 4 pack seedlings for your garden; lettuces, kale, arugula, mixed greens. Want to know where your food comes from? These guys were grown right here in the seeding room under Katelyn’s watchful eye!

Fruit trees have arrived; apples, cherries, peaches, pears and more.
Before you bring one home, read a little bit about how much time and care they can take. Sour cherries are really low maintenance and you only need one!  Most trees do best in pairs (do you have room?) and may need to be sprayed to control different diseases and insect pests. The library is a great resource for gardeners! Read about these little guys too before diving in. . .
Chicks!
We have a few breeds of chicks for sale; Columbian, Silver Laced and White Wyandottes, Dark and Light Brahmas. They are $7. If you were not at the workshop last week, we advise careful consideration before starting your own back yard flock. Chickens make a great addition to your homestead, but need specific care, feeding and maintenance to be happy & healthy.

Suzy Q is back with sweet and savory hand pies. Chewy’s Food Truck will be out front serving from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. We hear the chicken and waffles are excellent!

Register Your Community Garden &
Get 10% Off!

Community Garden Days
April 25 & 26, May 16 & 17
Come out to Greensgrow Farms or Greensgrow West on one of the weekends this Spring to get goods for your garden. Community Gardeners will receive 10% off of purchases made for their community garden. Your garden must be preregistered to receive the discount at the time of purchase. Discount applies to nursery items only–produce and other food items are not included.

Register your garden online here.

JUST A FEW SPOTS LEFT! Sourdough Fundamentals Workshop with Philly Bread
April 18 • 12-2pm
You love his bread and english muffins at the farmstand. Philly Bread’s dough wizard, Pete Merzbacher comes to the Community Kitchen to teach you the basics of fermenting grains, the essentials of sourdough starts and let you get hands on with dough and learn about freshly milled grains. Everyone gets a little starter to take home.
Earth Day: Volunteer with Greensgrow
April 22nd • 10am–3pm
Join our Earth Day celebration as we beautify our neighborhood, from parks to senior centers, to neglected street corners. Join us for a day of planting and cleanup and meet some like minded friends and neighbors! We’ll treat you to lunch. The neighborhood will enjoy the fruits of our labor all season long.
Interested in volunteering?
Succulent Propagation & Container Design Workshop

June 6 • 12-2pm
oin Greensgrow’s Farm Manager David for this hands-on workshop. We’ll show you how to propagate succulents and we’ll all design and create our own succulent containers to enjoy at home.

Grow Your Own Mushrooms Workshop with Mycopolitan Mushroom Company
April 25 • 12–2pm
The workshop will focus on the skills and materials necessary to start growing delicious and medicinal mushrooms at home. They will introduce you to the important roles of Fungi in nature, and discuss mushroom cooking tips too. Everyone will get a mushroom grow bag to grow at home.
Come out to Greensgrow Farms or Greensgrow West  on one of these weekends this Spring to get goods for your garden. Community Gardeners will receive 10% off of purchases made for their community garden. Your garden must be preregistered to receive the discount at the time of purchase. Discount on nursery items only.

CSA Cooking for Families with Honeypie Cooking

June 13 • 12–2pm
Calling all families! Join us this June as the summer CSA season gets into full swing, with Shayna Marmar of Honeypie Cooking to “Cook Your Way through Your CSA!” Together we’ll uncover all of the cool foods that are found in your CSA share and discover new ideas for incorporating these ingredients into flexible family-friendly recipes. If you like, you can pick up your CSA as a family and then head over to the Greensgrow Community Kitchen to learn about what you can make with that week’s produce.
Phở and Bone Broth Demo with Stock’s Tyler Akin

May 2 • 12–2pm
Learn how to make bone broth from scratch at home with Chef Tyler Akin from Stock restaurant in Fishtown. Watch as Tyler demonstrates the bone-broth process from start to finish and how to make all of the elements of pho at home.

Wild Foods Identification with Lynn Landes of Wild Foodies

May 23 • 12–2pm • $10.00
Learn to identify the wild food plants that are all around you! Now is the time to prepare for the most plentiful foraging season ahead. Lynn Landes of Wild Foodies of Philly comes to Greensgrow to give a tour of what wild food plants are growing right here on the farm, under our noses and under the radar!
Garden Water Feature Demo
June 20 • 12-2pm
Greensgrow’s Farm manager, David shows you how to make your own relaxing water feature for your garden. We’ll show you are few styles of water feature for inspiration and show you how to construct your own from start to finish. We’ll give you tips on assembly, care and maintenance of the pump and plants. Make one now and enjoy the rest of the season.

Join the Garden Bucks Club for Gardening Season and Save While You Support Greensgrow!
Shop this Spring & get a little back. You can purchase one of these cards at the cashier shed at the farm or at Greensgrow West. Enjoy a built in discount of 10-20% off retail purchases at the nursery or farmstand.
Guest Blog: Tofu Asian Salad + How to Up Your Salad Game
Salad season is upon us folks. And with this recipe, we thought we’d offer some pointers to strengthen your salad-making skills. The easiest way to up your salad game is by purchasing a Japanese mandolin. 

Read more
In the News
Best of Philly Garden Center 2014, Philadelphia Magazine
Best of Event Calendar for Health Nuts 2014, Philadelphia Magazine
Second Shift, Grid Magazine: Greensgrow Volunteer Katherine Harple
Urban Farms in the Winter, Generosity.org

Background illustration by Melissa McFeeters.

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