Farm to Fork

Preserving Open Space with Jersey Cranberries

It’s one thing to watch the cranberry juice commercials featuring two farmers standing waist deep in a flooded cranberry...
Apples at Battleview Orchards

New Jersey Apples Are Ripe for the Picking

An outing to pick Jersey Fresh apples at one of the Garden State’s pick-your-own farms is a magnificent way...
Gleaning Jersey Fresh Fridays

Gleaning Leaves No Produce Behind

Gleaning—the collection of food that’s been left behind after harvesting—can be traced back to the times of the Old...

Sunflower Maze at Alstede Farms

Alstede Farms is a vibrant, 600-acre working farm in Chester. For the first time, the team has introduced its own sunflower maze, with...
New Jersey Peaches

Timing Is Everything for Jersey Peaches

During a recent visit to Terhune Orchards in Princeton, I unexpectedly found myself in the passenger seat of a...
Food Events in New Jersey

Foodie Things to Do this Weekend and Beyond

This weekend: July 6 through October: If you love cars and great summer food, then you won't want to miss Monday...
salad bar at NJ school

Farm to School Program Brings Jersey Fresh Produce to Students’ Plates

In recent years, the farm-to-table concept has become a mainstay in restaurants across the U.S. and even internationally. At...
Jersey Fresh Fridays on Jersey Bites

Jersey Bites Introduces Jersey Fresh Fridays

Starting this week, we’re celebrating “Jersey Fresh Fridays” here at Jersey Bites. We are very excited to announce our...

Just Farmed: Not Your Everyday CSA

  Imagine how much more than 70 New Jersey farmers grow throughout the year. Now imagine getting the freshest produce that New...

Patterson Family Farm in Auburn, NY

Do you know where your milk comes from? I do. No, this isn’t a joke with a cute answer (“duh, a...

CSA Goodness from Dreyer Farms

Somehow we're lucky enough to live in a town that has an actual working farm. Dreyer Farms in Cranford...

Cookin’ Local, CSA-Style

My CSA (community supported agriculture) venture started when I became a farm hand at a local organic farm. From...

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Community Foodbank of New Jersey volunteers

Community FoodBank of New Jersey Urgently Seeks Volunteers

Volunteers needed to pack Emergency Meal Kits, build Family Packs, and more For perhaps the first time in its 45-year history, the Community FoodBank of...