Just bought some fresh carrots but are craving something sweet? Check out the recipe below to make a carrot cake with your produce: Inspired Taste – Carrot Cake Recipe Carrot Cake Video Tutorial
Did you know that tomatoes and peppers are a great source of Vitamin C? Did you know that tomatoes can keep your heart and skin healthy, while peppers can help fight cancer? Come by our bus and grab some fresh peppers and tomatoes, great for your health!
We have new vegetables on the bus every week! See below for a list on what we have in store this week.
You can also find Growing Power at your local farmers market! (Note which farmers markets). We sell produce from our farms around the city, as well as products from our hardworking Youth Corps, pictured below. For more information about our Youth Corps, click the link under the photos. Youth Crafted Products
Did you know that during growing season, 90% of what we sell on our Fresh Moves buses is from our farms here in Chicago? We support local agriculture in and around the Chicagoland area.
Did you know that we have a farm at Grant Park? This spring Fresh Moves is going to be in the Loop on Friday’s. Come by and support your local farmers and organization! (Maybe link the Fresh Moves schedule?)
We have a lot of support in our weekly stops at the CTA garages. Pictured above is a packed bus of people eager to support the Good Food Revolution!
With the options Fresh Moves offers, you can make a meal out of our produce. For example, you can make a pasta meal with all Growing Power products! Cook up some of your FREE box of Barilla Pasta you get from spending $5 or more, and use our fresh tomatoes to make pasta sauce. Top with parsley…
The CTA is a proud supporter of Growing Power. Fresh Moves decommissions CTA buses into mobile food markets. We make weekly stops at CTA garages!
Our Fresh Moves buses drive out to neighborhoods around Chicago, primarily to underserved communities, providing delicious, fresh produce at an affordable price.
Fresh Moves’ most recent bus was sponsored by sweetgreen, a restaurant that urges healthy and local eating. Look below to see photos from our meet up on November 30, 2016.
We’re happy to have partnered with sweetgreen for our most recent bus. sweetgreen is a restaurant located in the Loop, and promotes healthy eating and encourages individuals to think about where their food comes from. In launching our new bus, we met up with sweetgreen to share conversations, laughs, and delicious fresh produce. Pictured is…