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Sustainable Food Center's mission is to cultivate a just and regenerative food system so people and the environment can thrive.

What We Do

Grow Local
Farm Direct
The Happy Kitchen
SFC Farmers' Markets
Double Up Food Bucks
 

Recent Blog Posts

Brad and Katherine Posing by Tractor

Commitment to caring for our land and feeding our community is what drives Katherine Tanner and Bradley Ottmers, farmers of Hat and Heart Farm. A 6th generation farming family, this pair each have deep roots to...

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Johnsons Backyard Garden Green Daikon

It’s 7:00 am on a Saturday morning. Farmers are rolling into the parking lot of the SFC Farmers’ Market Downtown and unloading their goods onto tables.

Freshly picked bundles of spinach line up next to pastel arrays of radishes and...

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Hand Holding Red Pepper

Healthy food is a human right. No one should have to choose between paying rent and putting a healthy dinner on the table. According to the USDA, last year 11.1% of Americans experienced food insecurity caused by economic, racial and social disparities. That’s a staggering 14.3 million people...

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Upcoming Events

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Odd Duck Anniversary Party

Dec. 9. Odd Duck is celebrating six years in their brick-and-mortar space and the launch of The Odd Duck Almanac with their annual Trailer Throwback party from 6 - 10 p.m. Doors will open early at 5:30 p.m. and a minimum donation of $35 to Sustainable Food Center grants entry, food, and drinks for the evening and will benefit January market fees for farmers at our SFC Farmers' Markets.

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Farm to Plate

May 7, 2020. Farm to Plate is our annual sip-and-stroll fundraising event that celebrates the sustainable farm and ranch offerings of Central Texas through specially created bites prepared by over 30 of Austin’s best chefs. Farm to Plate also features local artisan cocktails, local wines and craft beers, live music, our annual Sustainable Food Changemaker Award ceremony, and a silent and live auction that will excite any foodie, all in the vibrant Downtown setting of Brazos Hall.

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