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SFC cultivates 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.

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Upcoming Events

Free Family Yoga

Free Family Yoga at SFC Farmers' Markets

December 1 and December 8, 2018

Encourage awareness, stillness, and a sense of bliss in your little ones with free family yoga at the SFC Farmers' Markets this fall. Look for Bliss Kid Yoga at the markets!

Odd Duck  Anniversary Party

Odd Duck Anniversary Party

December 10, 2018, 6:00-9:00pm

Celebrate another year of Odd Duck with their Trailer Throwback Anniversary Party. Entry into the party is a minimum $35 door — which includes food and select drinks. Proceeds cover January vendor fees for farmers and ranchers at SFC Farmers' Market, assisting them during a slow harvest season of the year.

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12th Annual Farm to Plate

May 9, 2019, 6:00-9:30pm

Early Bird Tickets are now on sale! This sip-and-stroll event features delicious bites from the best Austin chefs who are dedicated to sourcing local and sustainable food from our area farmers. At Farm to Plate, you get a taste of the best cuisine Austin has to offer.

 

Recent Blog Posts

Tecolote Produce

Congrats, you did it! Your backyard or community garden plot has survived the first freeze, and you’re ready to start harvesting a winter bounty of brassicas, greens, root veggies and more.

But what are you supposed to do with all of these fresh, home-grown goodies when it feels like...

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A Healthy Future Starts Today

I woke up this morning in a panic.

I dreamt it was #GivingTuesday and everyone here at Sustainable Food Center had forgotten about it. No emails were sent, no videos were made, and our social media had gone silent.

After a few ragged breaths, I calmed down and remembered:...

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Fruit Crisp

The holiday season has arrived, and with it comes the chance to eat lots of high-calorie treats and do lots of lounging. Everybody likes to indulge, especially this time of year, but the greatest gift you can give yourself is to stay on track with your health goals!

On average, people gain...

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I count myself pretty lucky to be a part of the farmers’ market team here at SFC. In a typical work week I might visit an iconic rancher, book a children’s choir to serenade our customers, or help a vendor design clearer signage. In the...

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