Read SFC's feature in @edibleaustin about the farmers we work with like Katherine and Bradley from @hatandheartfarm who are doing their part to sustain Central Texas farmland - and the challenges they face (link in bio).
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There’s a new way to get to Sustainable Food Center on bike or foot—the Upper Boggy Creek Hike and Bike Trail! After more than ten years in the making, a stretch of hike and bike trail that runs alongside SFC’s Teaching Garden has been completed. Want to check out the trail? A great opportunity is coming up TOMORROW, Friday, July 12th from 6-8pm, when the Urban Trails team hosts the Upper Boggy Bash, a festive official opening for the trail. Follow the link in our bio to learn more. #austinparks #austinoutdoors #austintrails
Rolling vineyards, ancient cities and cobbled lanes. With just a taste of gelato you can close your eyes and imagine the sites and sounds of Italy. Now, you can combine the taste of Italy with Texas grown fruit in our Homemade Gelato class with @dolcenevegelato on July 16th! Follow the link in our bio to learn more. 📷 PC: Dolce Neve #gelato #homemadefood #austin
We are so excited to share that we have teamed up with @PLUS1org and are one of the selected recipients of the PLUS1 dollars on the @Beck , @CageTheElephant and @spoontheband Night Running Tour this summer (in Austin July 26th)! $1 from every ticket sold on the tour will be going to support local organizations like Sustainable Food Center who are addressing issues of food insecurity in our communities. We are thrilled to be a part of this tour and are thankful to PLUS1 and the bands for their support! #Cagetheelephant #Beck #Spoon #TheNightRunningTour #PLUS1 #Compassioniscontagious #FoodSecurity
Did you miss the opportunity to plant tomatoes this spring? Not to worry! In Central Texas, we get a second chance to plant in July for fruit that is ready for fall. Visit our blog archive for all our tips and tricks on planting summer tomatoes. (link in bio) #organicgardening #GrowLocal #texasgarden
Did you know that we offer rental space? Book your next meeting, celebration, or catered event in our bright and airy solar-powered conference room and kitchen. Follow the link in our bio to learn more!
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.@CivilEats reports even though the ‘Public Charge’ rule has been blocked, fewer immigrants nationwide are accessing SNAP and other programs. At SFC, we have seen a decline in food assistance participation at our markets. But we aren't giving up. https://t.co/xCr7NZuvGM
Know someone passionate about farming and education? Agmenity is hiring a Farm Educator in East Austin, West Houston, and Southwest Houston. Get the details: https://t.co/9sH8ztDkp2
BBQ is for everyone! Learn how to make healthy, plant-based versions of your favorite dishes at our upcoming Vegan BBQ class on November 14th. https://t.co/NSHqKDHOZ8
Calling all @wheatsville owners! Vote for SFC as your community action partners of choice for 2020 before November 22, online or in person at your closest Wheatsville location. https://t.co/YzlDahVn5J
Today, SFC honors Indigenous People's Day and celebrates our Native American community members. We are excited to share that one of the largest U.S. gatherings of tribal nations is happening on 11/2 at the Travis County Expo Center–it’s the Austin Powwow! https://t.co/c6M1l9zIyt
Young farmers are inspiring, but are they making a living? Heated explores. https://t.co/7ox4xQ9yoD
Sometimes you need hands-on practice to make perfect! At our Fundamentals of Healthy Home Cooking Series starting on 10/22, you will get to observe cooking demos from a doctor and chef, plus get hands-on experience cooking tasty and nutritious meals! https://t.co/LIohMJjBxh https://t.co/e7S85VxS7b
Leah Penniman, author of "Farming While Black" recently visited Harvard University and explored the questions of “how we got to the food system we have today” and how to reconnect communities to the lands they have fled or been expelled from. https://t.co/a67j2tpCjJ