This Week at the Farm Stand and Market

1, 2, 3, it's a farmer's life for me! We are featuring a variety of wonderfully illustrated children's books all about farming and agriculture. The titles include A Farmer's Life for Me, Grandpa's Garden, The Beeman, Driving my Tractor, and Herb, the Vegetarian Dragon. These books provide your youngsters with not only a fun story to read, but also a significant informational section that serves as a wealth of knowledge. Learning about farm animals, vegetable crops, honeybees, and seasonal gardening activities has never been so much fun! Your child will be able to gather ideas and be inspired to become more agirculturally-minded, and perhaps start his or her own hobby gardens. Stop by the far

Sunshine Days Camp Adventure!

Crossroads Farm is happy to announce that we will be hosting a day camp program right here at the farm. It will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 am to 1 pm during the first two weeks in August (the 4th, 6th, 11th, and 13th), rain or shine. The price for both weeks is $60, the price for one week is $30, and the price for an individual day pass is $20. We are accepting children between the ages of 8 and 10, but we are flexible to a child of any age who wants to have fun on the farm! Our themes for each day will include gardening, farming and farm animals; art and its influence found in the environment; food and nutrition; and insects. Our fun will start at our meeting place--the picni

This Week at the Farm Stand and Market

It's tomato time!!!!! We are currently in that perfect time of the season when tomatoes are in abundant supply. If you're looking to make a sauce, a salad, or even a sandwich, we have a great variety of tomatoes for you to choose from. We are offering our own organic cherry tomatoes, San Marzano tomatoes, roma tomatoes, iron lady tomatoes, German Johnson tomatoes, sunkist tomatoes, and yellow brandywine tomatoes. We also have conventional yellow tomatoes and yellow cherry tomatoes, as well as a selection of organic grape tomatoes and heirloom tomatoes from other farms. Fresh from the farm: This week we are offering our own organic swiss chard, red Russian kale, dino kale, summer squash, zuc

This Week at the Farm Stand and Market

"Bee Friendly Day" was a success! Thank you for everyone who came by the farm to learn all about the honeybees and how important they are to all of us. We hope you had fun listening to our speakers and bringing the children to paint, pollinate, and dance like bees. In keeping with our honeybee theme, we are happy to report that it is finally summer harvesting time for our own Crossroads Farm honeybees! You can now purchase a jar of our delicious, golden raw honey at the farm stand. Fresh from the farm: This week, we are featuring a bounty of our own, organic vegetables! Zucchini, radicchio, string beans, carrots, summer squash, arugula, broccoli, yellow fin squash, northern pickling cucumber

This Week at the Farm Stand and Market

Bee Friendly Day is this weekend! We would love to share our passion about the honeybees with you this Saturday July 11th from 1 pm to 4 pm for our FREE awareness event to support the honeybees. We will have presentations from our beekeeper, a local biologist, and our greenhouse manager. You will learn all about honeybees, the crisis they're facing, and how organic gardening can make the difference. We will also have plenty of fun activities for little ones, including story time, a bee dance game, bee's wax modeling, and a pollination experiment. For more information, please visit our website: savethebees.li Corn is here! Nothing says happy summer like fresh, sweet summer corn! Pick up a big

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Crossroads Farm at Grossmann's
480 Hempstead Avenue
Malverne, NY 11565
516-881-7900