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Mobile Market Brings Farm Produce to Island Neighborhoods

The Mobile Market is back for a second season of bringing fresh, locally grown produce to Martha’s Vineyard neighborhoods five days a week. Read about it in the Vineyard Gazette »»

Fresh Produce for Free: Healthy Incentives for SNAP Extended

The state of Massachusetts has again doubled down on fresh vegetables and fruits for residents enrolled in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). Anyone with a SNAP card can receive an immediate, dollar-for-dollar credit when buying fresh produce at… Read More

Watch: Mobile Market Brings Farm Produce to Island Neighborhoods

This summer, the nonprofit Island Grown Initiative took a big step forward in its campaign for food equity on Martha’s Vineyard by purchasing a mobile florist shop and transforming it into a rolling produce market that visits low-… Read More

Try This Luscious Fruit Salad, No Recipe Needed

The folks at Upinngil Farm in western Massachusetts just tweeted this, and we had to share. It’s so simple and fresh, you don’t even need a recipe: Just cut up your melons and peaches, add your mint leaves… Read More

How Did Strawberries Get Their Name?

Why do we call strawberries “strawberries”? Many researchers have worked on where the name came from, with no definitive answer. Top contenders are: The fruits were packed in straw to prevent bruising. The plants are covered with straw… Read More

Cottage Cheese Pancakes with Fresh Fruit Sauce

This recipe was contributed by Vineyard Nutrition for our book Morning Glory’s Farm Food: Stories from the Fields, Recipes from the Kitchen.

Now Open at 8 a.m.!

Now you can head to your job, the beach or anyplace on Martha’s Vineyard with a fresh cup of Morning Glory Farm coffee in hand: We’re open at 8 a.m. six days a week starting June 14. Come start your… Read More

Strawberries: A Trickle Now, A Flood Soon

Our strawberries are finally ripening after this chilly, rainy spring. So far, the harvest has been trickling in — on our first day, we only picked four pints. But, says Kat Monterosso of our farmstand crew, that trickle… Read More

Recipe: Strawberry Shortcake

Red, ripe and fragrant strawberries, fresh from the field, are our first choice for this classic summer dessert.