• Mary Seton Corboy

    We are very saddened to inform all of you that our founder, friend, leader and Chief Idea Officer, Mary Seton Corboy, passed away on August 7th.
    Mary considered each and every individual who “touched” Greensgrow to be a part of the family and we want to assure you that the staff and Board of Greensgrow is fully committed to carrying on her legacy. More here.

  • upcoming events

    The workshop season kicks off on September 10 with a classic canning workshop with Marisa McClellan from FoodinJars.com! We’re offering Beekeeping 101, Cheesemaking with Valley Milkhouse, Papermaking with Plants, Fire Cider Medicinal Herb Workshop. Don’t miss the Intro to Green Roofs at Greensgrow West! Click here to find out more and get registered.

  • Greensgrow West Grand Opening

    Visit us at our new, larger home in West Philadelphia on Sept. 8 from 5-8pm. Enjoy live music, free food, local farmstand, cooking demonstrations, horseback rides, and kids activities. We’ll be continuing the celebration through the weekend with sales on plants and our Community Garden Days discounts. More.

     

  • Greensgrow Farms Mobile Markets

    Our Mobile Markets run from July-November in underserved parts of Philadelphia. We sell produce at Senior Centers and Community Centers where there is a lack of access to fresh foods. Click here to learn more.

  • SNAP Box Program

    Are you looking for affordable local produce? SNAP Box is a weekly share of fruit and vegetables that runs from July-October. Just $6.50 per week, payable with SNAP benefits. Chef Matt provides recipes, advice and cooking demos. Click here to sign up for the 2016 season and to find out more about this great Greensgrow program.

  • Fall Veggie Starts

    We have the season’s first cold crop veggie starts and seeds– plant them now for fall harvests. Lots of plants for sun and shade. Annuals, perennials, shrubs, citrus and new varieties weekly. Hanging baskets, flower containers, succulents, tropicals and lots more. Come by to shop the exclusive Chanticleer Collection at Greensgrow!

  • Farmstand

    At the farm in Kensington, we have farmstands from mid May–mid November on Thursdays 3–7pm and Saturdays from 10am–2pm. We feature produce from our network of local farms, dairy, eggs, bread, humanely raised meats, and pantry– plus our own Greensgrow Grown lettuce mixes, greens and root vegetables. Click here to see what’s in this week.

  • ARE YOU INTERESTED IN STARTING A FOOD BUSINESS?

    Greensgrow’s Community Kitchen rents space to food entrepreneurs and provides resources to get your business started. We offer culinary workshops in the spring & fall taught by local chefs and food enthusiasts! Read more.

  • Want more Greensgrow?

    Sign up for our weekly newsletter and we’ll deliver right to your inbox! Be the first to know what’s at the farmstand, what’s new in the nursery, and what’s on the events schedule. Plus a look at what seasonal sales and specials are happening. You can get news from Greensgrow West too! Click here to sign up!

  • Host Your Private Event With Us!

    Whether you are planning a full-service catered event or a “DIY” gathering, you can rent Greensgrow Farms for weddings, bridal showers, cocktail parties, luncheons and more.

    Photo: Birchtree Catering & Hazelphoto.com

  • Help Greensgrow Grow in 2017

    One of Greensgrow’s strengths is the enduring loyalty & support of our customers, neighbors, & friends. Your kind & generous support helps to fund our low-income CSA, community kitchen, mobile markets, sustainable workshop series, & other programs that benefit the community. MAKE A DONATION.

  • Solar Power at Greensgrow Farms!

    Our new 16 panel solar array will supplement the farm’s electricity usage with a renewable energy and provide solar education for visitors and employees. They are estimate to produce 4,962 kWh each year, enough to cover the cost of all 10,000 tomato plants purchased each year.

Upcoming Events

  • Sep 2

    Movies in Clark Park

    Creed • Movies begin at dusk. We are ...

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    7 PM - 10 PM
  • Sep 8

    Greensgrow West Grand Opening Weekend

    Greensgrow West Grand Opening: ...

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    Sep 8 - Sep 11
  • Sep 9

    Movies in Clark Park

    Star Wars: The Force Awakens • Movies ...

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    7 PM - 10 PM

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