• Food Systems Program Training

We cultivate a healthy community by strengthening the local food system and improving access to nutritious, affordable food. SFC envisions a food secure community where all children and adults grow, share and prepare healthy, local food.

Upcoming Events


Get Growing: Surviving Summer in the Garden

June 3, 2015 6pm - 7:30pm

Central Texas summers are scorching. While summer is a time of garden abundance in more temperate regions, here in Austin, it may be a struggle to keep plants alive. We will be talking about which veggies are able to tolerate the heat, how to maximize water usage in the garden, and how to create...


Yes, We Can: Tomatoes

June 20, 2015

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM (class) or 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM (community gardener processing)

Tomatoes are always the star of summer produce. Join us in this hands-on class to learn how to can them so you can enjoy them throughout the year.

We’ll cover canning safety and how to can tomatoes three...


Grow Local Food Fair and Seed Swap

June 7, 2015 11am - 2pm

Sustainable Food Center’s Grow Local gardening program invites you to its spring Local Food Fair and Seed Swap. A family-friendly event, the fair will feature educational and interactive gardening, cooking, and green-living demonstrations, including booths showcasing garden designs produced by...


Texas Mamma Jamma Ride

September 26, 2015 7:30am - 5pm

Saddle up, let’s ride! Join us for the biggest, best Mamma Jamma Ride yet. The Texas Mamma Jamma Ride raises awareness and much-needed funds for our central Texas neighbors coping with breast cancer. This collaborative event scheduled for September 26th saves and improves lives by supporting...


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