The Montgomery County Food Council is building a more equitable local food system through:
Launching Our First-Ever Organizational Strategic Plan

The Montgomery County Food Council is thrilled to launch our first-ever organizational Strategic Plan! Our growth over our ten-year history demonstrates our unique and valuable role in local food systems work, and our new strategic plan sets the framework for intentional decision making on future opportunities. It will identify how we intend to employ our resources, including staff, volunteer, and social capital, in order to achieve our mission….

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Strategic Plan to End Childhood Hunger in Montgomery County, MD

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The Food Council hosts the 4th Annual State Legislator Breakfast

On November 18th, the Montgomery County Food Council hosted our 4th Annual State Legislator Breakfast. We met with state representatives to talk about our 2022-23 Policy Priorities and discuss the key steps that can be taken in 2023 to improve our local food system. As we continue to learn and recover from the Covid-19 pandemic, it is vital to take advantage of the lessons learned about our food…

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Upcoming Events

Jan 24

Food System Advocacy Community Call

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Jan 27

Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) Training

Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) Training

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feb 2-april 6

Beginning Farmer Training Course

10-week course, meeting every Thursday evening from 7:00pm-8:30pm from February 2 through April 6, 2023.

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Feb 2

Sustainability Collaborative Launch Meeting

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Feb 3

Montgomery County Grants Nonprofit Feedback Session

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Feb 13

Food Security Community Call

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Feb 16

Increased Local Food Procurement Policy Priority Working Group Launch

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Feb 23

6th ANNUAL MoCo Food Producer Forum, Thurs, Feb 23, 9:30-12:30 at Ag History Farm Park (with lunch!)

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Mar 7

Equitable & Affordable Land Access for Food Production Policy Priority Working Group Launch

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