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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

November 10, 2018 , November 17, 2018 , December 1, 2018 , 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!

Dates and Locations:

11/10 - Sunset Valley

11/17 - Downtown

12/1 -...

SCH Bake Sale

South Congress Hotel Holiday Bake Sale

November 20, 2018 11am - 7pm

Show your love of SFC and local farms and restaurants at the first ever...


Recent Blog Posts

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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...

Bee Field Trip

A vital component of our work at SFC is to engage youth in experiential learning with gardening and food systems. We host over 600 youth per year on field trips at our J.P.’s Peace, Love and Happiness Foundation Teaching Garden. Youth who visit...

St Elmo Farm Stand Facilitators

SFC’s Farm Stands, formally known as Fresh For Less Markets under the City of Austin Fresh For Less Initiative, are back in full swing with the start of the new school year!


World Food Day 2018

Tuesday, October 16 was World Food Day, a day created to honor the founding of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in 1945! This year’s theme is dedicated to making the world a...


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