Contribute to the Montgomery County Food Security Plan

Contribute to the Montgomery County Food Security Plan

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The MoCo Food and Beverage Guide Is Now Available

The MoCo Food and Beverage Guide Is Now Available

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What Is The Fiscal Impact of a Food Hub in Montgomery County?

What Is The Fiscal Impact of a Food Hub in Montgomery County?

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Regional Events

December 5-8, Growing for the Future Virtual Conference

December 5-8, Growing for the Future Virtual Conference

Growing for the Future is an online, interactive virtual conference focused on beginning farmer and rancher issues, including: mentorship, business planning, USDA programs, women and veterans in farming, conservation and more. Monday, December 5th to Thursday, December 8th, 5:00-8:00 pm.
January 12-14, Cultivate the Chesapeake Foodshed Conference

January 12-14, Cultivate the Chesapeake Foodshed Conference

Hosted by Future Harvest CASA, this conference features three days of workshops, fresh farm meals, inspiring speakers, networking, and the Local Fare Fair. Thursday, January 12th through Saturday, January 14th at the College Park Marriott, 3501 University Boulevard East, Hyattsville, MD.
January 23-24, Wholesale Success

January 23-24, Wholesale Success

This workshop is designed to help small farm businesses break into the wholesale market.  Monday, January 23rd and Tuesday, January 24th at Fox Haven Organic Farm and Learning Center, 3630 Poffenberger Road, Jefferson, MD.
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What is the Fiscal Impact of a Food Hub in Montgomery County?

Our Volunteers

Food Recovery
Claudia Rios Phelps, Family Services Inc. “Participating in Food Council efforts, and partnering with member organizations, has given us the ability to further help our clients fight food insecurity.”
Jenna Umbriac, Manna Food Center
Jenna Umbriac, Manna Food Center
“If we are coordinated enough to recruit enough people who care, we could make a big impact on Montgomery County’s food system.”
Elizabeth Hubley, Co-Chair, Food Literacy Working Group Holistic Health Coach, Siena Wellness
Elizabeth Hubley, Holistic Health Coach, Siena Wellness
"Our recent public meeting brought over 50 people to discuss healthy eating initiatives for children and featured 12 local organizations doing this important work."
Sophia Maroon, Food Economy Working Group Founder, Dress It Up Dressing & CEO, SoFine Food
Sophia Maroon, Dress it Up Dressing and SoFine Foods
"Our food system - especially as it directly affects families, children, health, education, healthcare - is a major economic driver in the region equal with tech and biotech."
Tony Marciante, Food Recovery Working Group Chef/Owner, Chef Tony’s Fresh Seafood Restaurant
Tony Marciante, Chef Tony’s Fresh Seafood Restaurant
"As a food professional and lover of cuisine, I want to have some sort of impact on my community with relation to food, farms, people, etc…"
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