Rowlands Pennsylvania Produce Offering Homegrown Greens Directly to Customers at Convenient Saturday Pickup Locations
Restaurant slowdown directs attention to struggling local farms.
A dramatic loss of regular restaurant wholesale accounts has left one local farm looking to unload fresh greens. Rowlands Pennsylvania Produce, located in Falls, is setting up four convenient produce pickup locations throughout the region. Customers can place orders through the farm’s Facebook page. Produce pickups can be arranged at one of the locations, or directly at their farm.
Rowlands Pennsylvania Produce is USDA Harmonized GAP certified, which is the highest “Safe” food handling certification you can receive. They specialize in hydroponic, pesticide-free lettuce and herbs. All produce grows in a controlled greenhouse environment, and it is picked fresh every day using protective gloves.
The first (of hopefully many) local weekend produce pickups begins Saturday, March 21.
$3.00 per bag ($2.50 per bag if picked up directly at greenhouse)
Pickup Locations / Times
River Top Wellness Center
112B River St.
Tunkhannock, PA 18657
Pickup Time: 9:00 am – 10:00 am
South Abington Park
642 Northern Blvd.
Clarks Summit, PA 18411
Pickup Time: 11:00 – 12:00 pm
Back Mt. Memorial Library
96 Huntsville Rd.
Dallas, PA 18612
Pickup Time: 10:00 – 11:00 am
160 Market St.
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18704
Pickup Time: 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Pickup always available at the greenhouse.
Rowlands Pennsylvania Produce
598 Miller Ln.
Falls, PA 18615
And don’t forget, for all of our friends, families, and neighbors, continue observing all recommended health and safety precautions to prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).
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