Eat

“EAT, a local foods restaurant in Greenpoint Brooklyn. At EAT all of our food is purchased directly from organic farmers in the northeast region. Our daily changing menu reflects the bio diversity of the region and the seasons.

We source all our ingredients from Northeast organic farms. Therefore our menu changes regularly. We believe that food is essential to mental and physical health; our simple cooking style and seasonal ingredients ensure all the nutrition in food which industrial cooking takes away. Our menu reflects the bountiful biodiversity of the northeast region.”

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Smooch


“organic coffee food wine”

mon- wed 8am – 9pm
thu-sun 8am – late

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High View Farm


“Linda and Mike are the proud caretakers of High View Farm. Along with our four American Border Collies Maggie, Finn, Red Skye, and Katy, our horses Woody and Lucky, and our cat Whack, we keep everything running smoothly (most of the time)!

In addition to breeding American Border Collies and boarding horses, we raise sheep, pigs, chickens, ducks, and goats.

We take pride in raising all our animals naturally, with care and plenty of room to graze.”

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The Yarn Tree

 

 

“The Yarn Tree is a specialty shop committed to providing its customers with an impressive variety of high-quality yarns and fibers. Opened in summer 2001 in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, the shop is owned and run by weaver, dyer and fiber-expert Linda LaBelle.

Here you will find classes in knitting, crochet, weaving, spinning, felt-making, embroidery, as well as workshops in both natural and low-impact dyeing. Linda is committed to working with small yarn producers, even dealing directly with the sheep farms and working with hand-dyers. You will only find natural fibers at The Yarn Tree.

In September of 2009, The YarnTree partnered with Linda Geren of Highview Farm to carry not only her beautiful yarn but her meat as well. Linda raises hormone-free, meadow-raised sheep and … Read the rest

Siggy’s Good Food

 

 

“We use only Pure, Clean, Organic Whole Foods, We cook with the seasons & the beat of the Earth… (allowing us to offer the freshest most nutritious ingredients possible).

We buy locally – to obtain the freshest and to support our local organic farmers whose methods heal our earth by returning vitality and nutrients to the soil – and your tummy!”

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Drew Struzan

The Swedish Bed has a collection of movie posters painted by Drew Struzan.

I had no idea how iconic his work was until I saw so many of his images together. As a kid, the Star Wars movie poster was probably the single most important image in my life for a few years, but I had no idea that the images for the Indiana Jones movies and many other hits from the 70s and 80s were all done by the same guy.… Read the rest

Central Brooklyn CSA

“Our CSA’s mission is to ‘make fresh, sustainable produce, direct from the farmer available and accessible to any Central Brooklyn resident, regardless of economic status.’

Our farmer, Victor, grows at El Mirador Farm in New Jersey. A participant of the New Farmer Development Project of GrowNYC, Victor specializes in exciting produce from Mexico such as epazote, papalo, tomatillos and a variety of peppers. We are so happy to partner with him and support the great farming program.

Distribution occurs every Thursday from June 16th through November 10th (22 weeks) at Hebron SDA Church located at 1256 Dean Street (On the corner of New York Avenue) in Brooklyn, from 5:00-7:30pm. Applications are available at http://centralbrooklyncsa.wordpress.com/. You can also email centralbrooklyncsa@gmail.com or call 212-825-0028 ext. 210.”

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Salud Organic Goodness


“Salud is the brainchild of a Mexican-American family with a dream to introduce healthier options of homemade Mexican organic edibles. The way it was done for hundreds of years in ancient Mexico.”

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Brooklyn Feed

“I’m a photographer living in Brooklyn, NY with my husband, daughter and 3 chickens. I’m learning as I go about gardening, composting and raising chickens for eggs in an urban environment. Living a more sustainable life in an environment where it is easy to be out-of-touch with nature is a challenge we are undertaking as a family.”

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