Jersey Fresh

It’s Pumpkin Time in the Garden State

October is upon us and that means one very big quest needs to be undertaken: it’s time to go...

NJ Celebrates a Successful Farm to School Week

The following was released by our friends at the New Jersey Department of Agriculture. It is a well-known fact that fresh...

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...

New Jersey Wine Week Wraps up September

  The Garden State Wine Growers Association and the NJ Department of Agriculture are dedicating an entire week to New...

Jersey Fresh Heads into Fall

For the past several months, we’ve been covering various Jersey Fresh food, drink, supporters, and events every Friday. This...

The Beauty of Jersey Beach Plums

Summer is winding down, but Alma George is busier than ever selling her beach plum jams and syrups at...
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...

The Great Tomato Tasting

Everyone knows that Jersey tomatoes are great. What you may not know is that Rutgers University is a leader...

The Jersey Fresh Food Festival at Alstede Farms

Alstede Farms in Chester is an incredibly vibrant, 600-acre working farm. It is the place to be for a...
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...

NJ Fisheries: Harvesting Jersey Fresh Seafood Daily

New Jersey might be called the Garden State, but its agriculture expands far past the gorgeous green farmland out...

Chef Bryan Gregg to Compete at 2015 Great American Seafood Cook-Off

Bryan Gregg, Chef and Owner of Escape Montclair, was recently crowned the winner of the 2015 Jersey Seafood Challenge...

Latest Bites

Scott Wiener with wall of pizza boxes

Taking a Slice Out of Hunger

Scott Wiener loves pizza. I mean, really loves pizza. Not only does he hold the Guinness World Record for the largest collection of pizza...