Category: Farm to Fork

Happy Hydrating with 2Natural Blends!

Happy Hydrating with 2Natural Blends! Ellie Wilson, MS, RDN Senior Nutritionist Water is essential – we cannot live without it. Our bodies feel and function best when well-hydrated, and water is the top pick to meet that need. We also need water to support good performance in sports or any physical activity. But, we struggle to stay hydrated – busy…

5 Uses for Maple Syrup Beyond Your Pancake Stack

It’s maple sugaring season in the Northeast, and we’re all amped up for local maple. Today’s lesson: Maple Syrup Beyond the Stack of Pancakes! Each winter as the weather starts to warm up, maple trees in our region produce sweet sap that contains a small amount of sugar and a large amount of water. By boiling off the water from…

PICS Milk: Product of the Northeast

  Local dairy farms are an important piece of our Northeast economy. In New York, dairy production makes up for nearly half of the total agriculture output, and there are over 900 dairy farms in the state of Vermont alone! Dairy farms are one of the lifelines of the Northeast, and we’re proud to team up with a variety of…

From the North Country to ABC’s Shark Tank: An Interview with Parker’s Maple

From the North Country to ABC’s Shark Tank: An Interview with Parker’s Maple We’re proud to support farmers and producers in the Northeast throughout the whole year: When it’s made or grown here, we get it here! We were recently able to speak with Alee Parker at Parker’s Maple in Canton, NY. She was kind enough to answer some of…

The home.grown. Rundown on Some Underdog Winter Squashes

The home.grown. Rundown on Some Underdog Winter Squashes Now that the weather seems like it’s finally cooling off for good: We offer a variety of tasty, local winter squashes that are perfect for your favorite cold weather meals! November is prime time for winter squashes, and we’re proud to source our hard squashes from farmers here in the Northeast, like…

Introducing Beekman 1802 at Market 32!

We’re excited to announce that we’re teaming up with our Northeast neighbors at Beekman 1802! As our East Greenbush store joins the Market 32 family as its newest member, we’re introducing a series of Beekman 1802 sauces, condiments and more for East Greenbush shoppers to explore and enjoy. When it’s made or grown here, we get it here! Known as…

home.grown. Outdoor Decorating!

There are many perks to fall in the Northeast. Great food, fun activities, Halloween, and especially: outdoor decorating! We love seeing our communities go all out in seasonal spirit, jazzing up their homes with all of the fall essentials. We have everything you need to outshine your neighbors, thanks to our awesome group of Northeast farmers. Turn your home into…

Visit a Local Orchard or Cider Mill this Season!

  Visit a Local Orchard or Cider Mill This Season! Written by Jon Waiksnoris, Marketing Intern   It’s fall in the Northeast, and apple flavors are back in popular taste! Now that the weather has finally cooled down, enjoying a beautiful day at the orchard picking apples and tasting cider is the perfect way to celebrate the season. At Price…

Natural Fit – New York Grown and Certified Program

Natural Fit – home.grown. highlights New York Grown and Certified Program Fresh, local, delicious, and sustainable – best way to get to a dietitian’s heart! And yours – parents, Millennials, Foodies, Boomers, kids – we all love produce, and we all want to learn more about where it comes from and who is growing it for us. We make those…

Visiting the Hood plants in Upstate NY!

On Friday, August 4th our team headed north to visit two manufacturing facilities of HP Hood.  Hood has been a strategic Dairy partner to Price Chopper for decades; producing many of our Price Chopper and PICS dairy products. The team started the day at the HP Hood plant in Vernon, NY.  This plant produces Price Chopper brand Greek yogurt, as…