Category: Farm to Fork

 PICS Cheddar, Farm to Fork

  Dairy farmers are passionate people. They love their “girls”, and they have to – dairy farming is a 24-hour, 365-day per year job. Farmers are always looking for ways to take better care of their cows – literally, a happy cow enjoys better health and makes higher quality milk as the farmer’s reward for that care. Iet is a…

home.grown. Spotlight: Helmbold’s Hot Dogs Supports Local Little Leagues

Since the 1930’s, Old World Provisions has triumphed as a producer of authentic delicatessen meats and signature foods. The fourth-generation family enterprise is a nationwide supplier of true New York deli meats, hot dogs and sausages, produced using old school methods like roasting in traditional brick ovens, simmering in kettle water, and smoking with natural wood! These methods give their…

PICS Cheddar – Quality, Connection and Tradition

At Price Chopper and Market 32, we know one thing – making sure we have the best quality foods in our own brands brings value and enjoyment to our customers and communities. In business over 80 years, we also know that working with our local agricultural producers is a great way to deliver on that promise, and our PICS long…

Jonathan’s Sprouts

Looking for a new way to eat healthy, but enjoy great flavor and tastes all at the same time? Consider Jonathan’s Sprouts. Since 1976, Jonathan’s has been at the forefront of the sprout industry. Working closely with the FDA since the 1990’s, the company has been focused on developing and implementing safe growing protocols. Many aren’t aware of the great…

Genesee Beer on the Erie Canal: The Voyage is Almost Complete!

  We had fun following the Genesee Brewery beer tanks as they traveled along the Erie Canal, passing through our canal town stores in New York! Teammates from our Main Office watched the tanks leave lock 8 in Rotterdam to kick off our tracking, and then Amsterdam, Palatine Bridge, Little Falls, North Utica, Rome and Clay store teammates visited their…

Genesee Beer on the Erie Canal

Connecting Lake Erie to the Hudson River, the Erie Canal remains one of the most impressive engineering feats in New York State history. In 1825, the canal opened for the first time, allowing for a more reliable and efficient way to transport goods to the market. Much of the same remains true in 2017.   Today, it carries a massive…

March 29th is National Mom and Pop Business Owner’s Day!

At Price Chopper and Market 32, we believe in celebrating all things local. We team up with a variety of small-scale “mom ‘n pop” artisans and producers who supply either their neighborhood Price Chopper/Market 32 store or a group of stores in their area, and while these local producers make up a small portion of the many items we offer…