LocalFood Policy

Want to help local foods and local farmers? 

Join the North Alabama Food Policy Council

Everyone is welcome! We are a grassroots group of citizens working to form a regional Food Policy Council in North Alabama to improve communication and collaboration among farmers, consumers, restauranteurs, retailers, distributors, processors, health professionals, educators, and other supporters in order to inform policies that foster a more locally-based, sustainable and self-reliant food system accessible to all.

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Why Support Local Foods?

In 2008 when the price of gasoline rose above $4 a gallon, the Food Bank of North Alabama experienced its worst crisis since its inception 25 years ago. This crisis woke us up to 4 key factors underscoring the vital importance of local foods...

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Host a Local Foods Dinner with Friends & Family

Celebrate local foods and farmers by hosting a Local Foods Dinner and raising funds to increase access to healthy foods.
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We host educational events on topics ranging from community gardens to Farm To School programs. To learn about upcoming events, Read More . . .
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