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#AmplifyATX for SFC!

Turnip the Beet and Amplify Austin for SFC!

Mark your calendars and schedule your donations - Amplify Austin Day 2017 is 6pm March 2nd - 6pm March 3rd! Amplify Austin Day is our city's annual community-wide day of online giving.

This year, we need your help to "turnip the beet!" and raise $16,500 for our community programs that work to improve access to healthy and affordable food for everyone in Austin. Even better - your gift to SFC will be amplified through a generous matching grant from St. David's Foundation! Please, join our city wide movement of giving and #AmplifyATX for SFC!

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New Spring Classes!



SFC Farmers’ Market Downtown, Saturday from 9am-1pm:

  • On Tap This Week: Buddha's Brew Kombucha will have: Blueberry, Ginger, Pineapple Super Greens, Tangerine & Sea Salt, Strawberry Lemonade and Tart Cherry Melon.
  • Fresh Cuts of Meat:  Stop by Peach Creek Farm for a variety of beautiful cuts of meats including beef, pork, sausage, and even dog food!

SFC Farmers’ Market at Sunset Valley, Saturday from 9am-1pm:

  • New Flavors: Make sure to stop by and check out Texas Hill Country Olive Oil’s new olive oil rosemary and basil flavors. They will have many other flavors of olive oil and a variety of balsamic vinegars. Find them at Sunset Valley and Downtown.
  • Aquaponics: Esperanza Farms will have spicy microgreens, a variety of lettuces and more.

Continue Reading This Week at SFC Farmers' Markets »


We're Hiring!
We are seeking an hourly bilingual Food Access Associate to work on-site at SFC Farmers’ Markets on Food Access programming, including SFC Double Dollars, WIC, SNAP and FMNP programs. Learn more »

SFC on Good Day Austin
It's potato planting season! This week on our segment with FOX 7 Austin, our Grow Local Teaching Garden Coordinator, Liz Cardinal, demonstrated how to plant and care for Irish potatoes. Watch the video »

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Love is in the Share
Join Farmshare for an evening full of local food, sips and song to keep them growing at the Love is in the Share Farmraiser, Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, at Saengerrunde Halle in Austin.  Learn more »

Traffic Jam! A Mobility Solutions Workshop
The Austin Strategic Mobility Plan (ASMP) and Project Connect invite you to join them on March 4th at an event to collect your feedback on both initiatives. Learn more »

FARFA’s Local Foods Awareness Day
Make an impact on local food laws by joining the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance at the Texas State Capitol on March 9th. Be on the front lines and educate legislators about the issues important to the local food movement. Learn more »

Fighting the Fire with Food
Nutrition Strategies to Prevent Chronic Disease and Inflammation. On March 25th, University of Texas Nutrition Institute presents a special continuing education program that combines the latest in nutritional sciences research in disease prevention with hands-on learning. Learn more »




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