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A celebration of small family farms and healthy communities.

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Provides fresh produce "prescriptions" for health patients, snacks for schoolchildren, training for farmers, and so much more.


Workshop: Retrospective from Waterpenny Farm

October 27 in Charlottesville, VA

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Our Mission

Local Food Hub is a nonprofit organization that partners with Virginia farmers to increase community access to local food. We provide the support services, infrastructure, and market opportunities that connect people with food grown close to home.

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From Our Blog


Last week, we held our annual Community Food Awards event at our warehouse in Ivy. The evening was a wonderful celebration of our partner farms, customers, and community leaders that work with us to build a delicious and resilient… Read More

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Workday at Hill Farm

July 11, 2016

Grant Schwab, our summer intern extraordinaire, spent one recent Friday helping out at Hill Farm in Louisa County, VA. Here’s a short message from him about the day! Read More

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Thanks to a new collaboration between the University of Virginia Dining Services and Greens to Grounds, local food has never been more accessible to UVA students. Read More

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Weather can be one of the biggest challenges (or welcomed benefits!) to farming, particularly in Virginia where our seasons are diverse. This spring got off to a volatile start, which continues to cause impacts to spring, summer, and even… Read More

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Local beer for local produce prescriptions! Join us from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. this Thursday, May 5 at Champion Brewery to drink delicious, local beer in support of our Fresh Farmacy Program. $1 from every pint sold will go… Read More

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