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Schools throughout the Shenandoah Valley (as well as are working with local farmers to increase the amount of fresh, healthy, local products served to students. Shenandoah Valley Buy Fresh Buy Local supports these efforts by offering resource support and educational and marketing resources to teachers and others involved in coordinating farm to school programs. [Read more] 
Think seasonally! Purchasing food in season reduces food miles and is often less expensive than purchasing food out of season. Find out what’s in season by viewing this Virginia farm to school product availability calendar. 
 An updated edition of the 2013-2014 Shenandoah Valley Buy Fresh Buy Local food directory is now available. Now in its seventh edition, the guide continues to facilitate Shenandoah Valley residents’ connection with fresh locally grown food, neighboring farmers who grow the food and markets, restaurants, and retailers that are committed to using locally grown food in their businesses. The publication is produced by the Shenandoah Valley Buy Fresh Buy Local chapter, which is a project of Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE), Valley Conservation Council, and community partners throughout the valley. The free publication is a guide to local food and farming in Augusta, Bath, Botetourt, Clarke, Frederick, Highland, Page, Rockbridge, Rockingham, Shenandoah, and Warren counties and the cities of Winchester, Harrisonburg, Staunton, and Lexington. Copies are available at county extension offices, farmers markets, natural food stores, independent grocers, public libraries, and other convenient locations throughout the counties and cities featured in the guide. To download the latest edition of the guide, click here.

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Buy Fresh Buy Local logos and labels are registered trademarks of FoodRoutes Network. Use of these trademarks are granted to our chapter partners. Shenandoah Valley Buy Fresh Buy Local works to connect consumers to the freshest, most delicious locally grown foods in our region. We also work to find new markets for local producers through a variety of market channels, including CSAs, farmers markets, restaurants, retailers, and institutions. The chapter is managed by Virginia Cooperative Extension. [Read more]

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