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  • Clover Food Lab | Obsessed with Veggies, Creativity and Quality

    Clover Food Lab | Obsessed with Veggies, Creativity and Quality

    The instant you walk into one of Clover Food Lab's 10 Boston area locations (+2 food trucks), you know you're someplace different. While most quick serve restaurants feature bold colors and images, Clover's logo is a simple black stencil on a white background. The interior of each restuarant follows the… Read More
  • Eataly Boston | So Many Ways to “Eat Better, Live Better”

    Eataly Boston | So Many Ways to “Eat Better, Live Better”

    We recently visited the newest store that sells Backyard Farms tomatoes and we’re excited to tell you all about it! Whether you’re a fan of celebrity Chef Mario Batali, a lover of Italian food, or simply live in Massachusetts and are privy to city happenings, you have probably already heard… Read More
  • Savoring the Last Bites of Summer at the Seaport Hotel

    Savoring the Last Bites of Summer at the Seaport Hotel

    At Backyard Farms, we know that summer is a special time for customers who love all the awesome flavors of the season. To demonstrate how well tomatoes go with summer’s most popular produce items, we held our Savor the Summer contest in early September where we asked our Facebook fans… Read More
  • 5 Reasons To Check Out The Boston Local Food Festival on Sunday, September 18

    5 Reasons To Check Out The Boston Local Food Festival on Sunday, September 18

    If you love summer, September is a bittersweet time. With the kids back at school and the Halloween candy already on the shelves, it can be hard to savor the last few weeks of your favorite season. That’s why the Boston Local Food Festival on Sunday, September 18 from 11am –… Read More
  • Beating the Burger Blues

    Beating the Burger Blues

    You can’t even mention the word “summer” without being swept away by delicious daydreams of all things barbecued. But if you’ve been sweating over the grill and flipping burgers since Memorial Day, you may be starting to fall victim to summer burger boredom. It’s time to shake things up! We’ve… Read More
  • We’re Treating One Lucky Customer to a Weekend in Boston!

    We’re Treating One Lucky Customer to a Weekend in Boston!

    Not ready to let go of those delicious summer flavors? Savoring every last bite before the leaves start to change? We couldn’t agree more. That’s why we partnered with Boston’s very own Seaport Hotel to give one lucky winner and a guest an extra taste of summer. Starting today, enter… Read More
  • Show us your Sauce with the ChopChop Cooking Club

    Show us your Sauce with the ChopChop Cooking Club

    Are you a Pasta Pro? Top Tomato? Soup-er Hero? We're excited to announce our partnership with ChopChop Magazine, encouraging families to show off their kitchen skills! ChopChop is a fun cooking magazine created to inspire and teach kids to cook and eat real food with their families. They believe this is a… Read More
  • Boston Local Food Fest 2015

    Boston Local Food Fest 2015

    You would have never known that summer’s end was just days away when the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway in Boston’s North End hosted the Boston Local Food Festival on Sunday, September 20. The free festival featured farmers, local restaurants, food trucks, specialty food producers, and health and fitness organizations from… Read More
  • Fun with ChopChop at Boston GreenFest

    Fun with ChopChop at Boston GreenFest

    Last weekend’s weather was a mix of clouds, sun and rain, but the 8th annual Boston GreenFest played on at City Hall Plaza! On Friday, we partnered with our friends at ChopChop Magazine and worked towards the event’s goal of sharing the many ways green living can make a positive… Read More
  • Chef Nookie’s Chimichurri Taking You Into the Weekend

    Chef Nookie’s Chimichurri Taking You Into the Weekend

    If you follow us on Instagram (@backyardfarms), you know that Chef Nookie Postal of Commonwealth Cambridge took over our channel yesterday. Nookie spent part of the day behind his charcoal grill showing us some grill tips and how to make a delicious Chimichurri recipe.   If you missed out on… Read More
  • Have You Heard the News? Two New Chef Network Partners Have Joined our Team!

    Have You Heard the News? Two New Chef Network Partners Have Joined our Team!

    In a battle of Mexican cuisine versus BBQ fare, which would you choose? We’re happy to say that now you don’t have to! We recently signed Chef Shannon Bard of Portland, Maine’s Zapoteca Restaurante Y Tequileria, and Chef Nookie Postal of Cambridge, Massachusetts’ Commonwealth, as our newest Chef Network members.… Read More
  • We Need Your Votes! Boston Magazine presents “Battle of the Burger”

    We Need Your Votes! Boston Magazine presents “Battle of the Burger”

    It’s time for the 4th Annual Boston Magazine Battle of the Burger!     We have our favorite picked out – Burger Dive!  Why? They appreciate a fresh, local New England tomato and are using ours in their delicious Brunch Burger.   Chef Chris Damian is pairing our tomatoes with a grass fed beef… Read More
  • Cap off Your Week with Somerset Pinks

    Cap off Your Week with Somerset Pinks

    Finally it's Friday. We're capping off a long week with an easy post work snack, Somerset Pink Tomato and Burrata.  Prep time: 5 minutes   INGREDIENTS 1 Backyard Farms Somerset Pink Tomato, sliced 1 ball of Burrata cheese Salt and Pepper Saba EVOO   PREPARATION Slice Somerset Pink Tomato into 5-6 slices. Add Burrata… Read More
  • Clover Food Lab and Backyard Farms: There’s a Science to a Great Tomato Sandwich

    Clover Food Lab and Backyard Farms: There’s a Science to a Great Tomato Sandwich

    Did you know that there’s a science to a great tomato sandwich? Well, maybe not technically, but there's some tasty culinary chemistry happening at Clover Food Lab that we're excited to share with you! Perfectly situated in the hub of innovation and technology, Kendall Square in Cambridge, Mass., the ever-popular Clover Food… Read More
  • Homemade Valentine’s Day Dinner For Two

    Homemade Valentine’s Day Dinner For Two

    Let us set the scene: soft music in the background, a candlelit dinner for two, fresh roses as the centerpiece.  Enjoy Valentine’s Day dinner in your own dining room, with a homemade meal prepared by the best chef in town… you! So get out your apron -- here are our… Read More
  • The Greater Boston Food Bank Had A Super Successful January

    The Greater Boston Food Bank Had A Super Successful January

    This year, we proudly partnered with The Greater Boston Food Bank for their annual Super Hunger Brunch!  During the weekend of January 24th, hungry brunch-goers visited their favorite Boston restaurants to support this great cause. Every dollar spent on brunch at participating restaurants provided three meals for people in need… Read More
  • Introducing Our Boston Blogger Partners

    Introducing Our Boston Blogger Partners

    We’ve recently teamed up with a few Boston-based food bloggers and it’s time we introduced you to these fellow tomato lovers. Janice Bissex and Liz Weiss of Meal Makeover Moms are on a mission to help families eat healthier. They love creating recipes that are not only nutritious, but appealing… Read More
  • Summer in the City Success!

    Summer in the City Success!

    A HUGE thank you to Boston for the great turnout and support at our Summer in the City last week! Clover Food Lab’s signature tomato-inspired sandwiches were a hit, and despite the bitter cold day, we really were able to turn Boston’s Dewey Square into a summer oasis with your… Read More