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In the News

Collar City Mushrooms Is Getting Fungi With It

April 2, 2021 – Spectrum News Albany


United Way of the Greater Capital Region provides $575,000 in grants to 41 Capital Region organizations

March 31, 2021 – ABC News 10


Kingdom Ministries offering free food at Easter and mass distribution events

March 25, 2021 – Troy Record


Troy residents encouraged to participate in citywide Earth Day cleanup program

March 19 2021 – Troy Record


KeyBank expands community benefits plan that’s invested $666M in the Capital Region

March 18, 2021 – Albany Business Review


Collar City Mushrooms open for business

March 18, 2021 – Troy Record


With eye towards spring, Schenectady Greenmarket looks to diversify vendor space

March 1, 2021 – Times Union


Editorial: Don’t skim local VLT aid

February 28, 2021 – Times Union

 

Capital Roots Veggie Mobile Helping to Serve More People During Pandemic

February 26, 2021 – Spectrum News

 

Lansing Farm conserved: Keeping local food accessible and space in suburbia open

February 25, 2021 – The Altamont Enterprise

 

Capital Roots provides summary report on Greater Capital Region Food System Assessment

February 18, 2021 – Troy Record

 

Study: Capital Region’s retail system could get healthy, locally grown food to low-income areas

February 18, 2021 – Times Union

 

Taking it to the street: Food vending during and after COVID-19

February 17, 2021 – The Conversation

 

Livelihood From Farming One Acre Plot…

February 8, 2021 – Know Where Your Food Comes From

 

How Lansingburgh move affects Troy farmers market

February 3, 2021 – Times Union

 

Farm Credit awards efforts to develop, promote Northeast ag

January 28, 2021 – Dairy News

 

Feed Albany gets $250,000 grant from Saratoga philanthropists

January 18, 2021 – Times Union

 

Bestpass Processes $1.2 Billion in Toll

January 15, 2021 – PR Newsletter

 

Instacart partners with ALDI to deliver groceries

January 1, 2021 – Times Union

 

10 to share in big giveaway prize

December 22, 2020 – Times Union

 

DEC announces grants to land trusts

December 17, 2020 – Adirondack Almanack

 

Hunger a constant as region braces for dark winter

December 13, 2020 – Daily Gazette

 

Siena Basketball Legend Tay Fisher helps launch Key Bank Assists initiative

November 30, 2020 – ABC News 10

 

Capital Roots beautifies Rensselaer Streets

November 15, 2020 – Troy Record

 

High Notes: Bakery profits, trees for a city, Special Olympics, donation to Ellis.

November 8, 2020 – Daily Gazette

 

Capital Roots volunteers turn Rensselaer Green.

November 6, 2020 – WNYT

 

Saratoga Bakery Donating All Profits to Charity

November 5, 2020 – Spectrum News

 

Rensselaer will go greener with planting of gardens, trees across city

November 5, 2020 – WRGB

 

Capital Roots Plants Trees in Rensselaer

November 5, 2020 – ABC News 10

 

Bread Basket: A future in philanthropy – Mitzen Family buys local bakery

October 29, 2020 – Saratoga Today

 

Bread Basket to raise funds for Non Profits

October 28, 2020 – Times Union

 

The Mitzen Family Purchases The Bread Basket Bakery in Saratoga, Pledges to Donate

October 27, 2020 – Albany Business Journal

 

176 Groups Urge State to Maintain Environmental Funding to Create Jobs and Restart the Economy

October 16, 2020 – Environmental Defense Fund

 

Capital Roots Initiative for Healthier Food in Schools

October 15, 2020 – ABC News 10

 

Capital Region Produce Delivered to Dozens of Schools

October 7, 2020 – WNYT

 

Free Food Fridge Albany Aims to Help Those in Need

August 11, 2020 – Albany Times Union

 

United Way of The Capital Region announces 400k in Grants

August 6, 2020 – Albany Times Union

 

State Environmental Justice Initiatives Unveiled.

June 29, 2020 – Troy Record

 

NYSERDA advances efforts to allow disadvantaged communities access to solar power.

June 24, 2020 – WHCU

 

Capital Roots Responds to Surge in Demand.

June 18, 2020 – ABC News 10

 

Brunswick CSD Partnership Provides Farm-To-Table Lunches.

June 10, 2020 – Brunswick CSD

 

Where to get farm fresh food in the Capital Region.

May 14, 2020 – Saratoga Living

 

Regional Food Bank to receive $4.3M in State aid.

May 8, 2020 – Daily Gazette

 

United Way of The Capital Region Donates to COVID-19 Fund.

May 3, 2020 – Troy Record

 

Capital Roots to hold annual brunch virtually

April 30, 2020 – Spectrum news

 

Community Gardens Bringing People Together During Pandemic

April 28, 2020 – News10

 

City of Albany says Buy Local, Grow Local Amid Pandemic

April 23, 2020 – WRGB

 

More Essential Than Ever:  Community Gardens and Food Banks

April 23, 2020 – KWYFCF

  

Capital Roots Works to Fulfill Emerging Needs

April 18, 2020 – Times Union

 

Amy Klein Talks about how the Non-Profit is continuing to provide fresh food to people during COVID-19

April 7, 2020 – The Sanctuary

 

Hard-to-count area in Troy, other cities focus on Census Day

April 1, 2020 – Capital News Weekly

 

Getting to Know Capital Roots

March 27, 2020 – Capital News Weekly

 

Capital Roots CEO sends message to the public

March 20, 2020 – Troy Record



Earth Day Cleanup meeting this week

February 24, 2020 – Troy Record

 

New York farm products in schools gets $1.5 million boost

February 20, 2020 – Times Union

 

Grant Will Expand Farm-to-School Programs

February 19, 2020 – The Daily Gazette

 

Garden Bowl Raises Thousands for Capital Roots in Troy

January 30, 2020 – News 10

 

Capital Roots to host annual Garden Bowl this weekend

January 23, 2020 – Troy Record