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Empowering Food Security!

The Local Food and Farm Council is dedicated to fostering collaboration and community engagement. Whether you’re a farmer, fisher, business, or passionate about food security, join our movement and become a valued community partner.
Explore how you can support our initiatives through programs like Seeds of Security, participate in the Farmers and Fishers Annual Assessment, tap into funding opportunities, and volunteer at our community-held events. Your involvement, whether through offering your time or resources, creates a meaningful impact.
Join us in nurturing our community’s food and farming initiatives. Discover volunteer opportunities and contribute to the growth and sustainability of our local agricultural and fishing sectors.
Let’s work together to cultivate a brighter future for our community. Contact us and take action today!

Learn about the Council's local farming, fishing, and sustainable food practices

How does the Local Food and Farm Council contribute to food security in the Virgin Islands?

We believe a strong local food system is essential for ensuring food security in our community. The Local Food and Farm Council works to support local farmers and fishers, increase access to fresh, healthy foods, and educate the public about the importance of supporting local agriculture. By fostering collaboration and innovation, we strive to create a more resilient and sustainable food system for all residents of the US Virgin Islands.

I’m a farmer/fisher interested in participating in the Local Food and Farm Council’s programs. How can I learn more?

We welcome farmers and fishers interested in participating in our programs and initiatives. You can learn more about our programs and how to get involved by visiting our website, attending our events, or contacting us directly. We are here to support and empower you in your efforts to contribute to a thriving local food economy in the US Virgin Islands.

What funding opportunities are available for farmers and fishers through the Local Food and Farm Council?

The Local Food and Farm Council is committed to providing support and resources to local farmers and fishers to help them thrive. We offer various funding opportunities, including grants, and assistance programs for purchases and reimbursement of equipment and materials, to help farmers and fishers expand their operations, improve infrastructure, and adopt sustainable practices. Whether you’re a small-scale farmer or a commercial fisher, we encourage you to explore our funding options and see how we can help you grow your business and contribute to a resilient local food economy in the US Virgin Islands.

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