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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

Seed Swap

Seed Saving & Seed Swaping

January 26, 2019 10am-1pm

Join us and Central Texas Seed Library on National Seed Swap Day to learn more about how you can save seeds from your own garden. We will have 2 mini-classes at the SFC Farmers' Market Downtown followed by a seed swap.

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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

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“I see myself in my customers,” Michelle expressed, as we wrapped up our third training for the community leaders who work with us as Promotoras and Facilitators for SFC’s Food Access projects.

Our Farm Stands project, as it has grown and...

Brussels and Carrots on Cutting Board

If you’ve resolved to cook more often, more skillfully, or more healthfully in 2019, The Happy Kitchen is here to help! And we know it’s not always as easy as it sounds. Big plans for roasted vegetables, homemade salad dressings, and hearty...

Kids with Local Food

The divide between the rich and poor is rising, and poverty in our community continues to spread. Pushed out of their neighborhoods, low-income families are relocating to areas of Central Texas where healthy food is hard to find.

Access to healthy food is a basic human right - regardless...

Lightsey Farms Texas Peaches Boxes

After months of gridlock, Congress passed Farm Bill. The 2018 Farm Bill represents a compromise between the House and Senate versions of the bill, and includes important wins for local agriculture and nutrition programs. The final bill more closely resembles the Senate version, which SFC joined...


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