Our Vision

Fresh Local Food for ALL.

 
 

OUR MISSION is to increase access to fresh, local, affordable, healthy food for our neighbors, create new economic opportunities for local farmers, and develop a new generation of youth agri-preneurs (agriculture-focused entrepreneurs).

OUR FOCUS is to support people from diverse backgrounds and help them make a difference in the communities where they live through programs designed to make fresh, local food accessible for all.

OUR GOAL

  • Create an urban farm training center

  • Build a Cold Storage, Processing, and Packing facility to assist local farmers and producer

  • Expand our mobile farmer’s market capability to cover more communities in Southwest Georgia.

  • Become a wholesale distributor of local produce to schools, institution, grocery stores, and restaurants

  • Host pop-up farm stands with local health organizations

  • Develop videos and toolkits to teach local farmers how to diversify their market and assist beginning farmers with growing their operation.

 

Fredando “Farmer Fredo” Jackson
Executive Director

 
Fresh Collard Greens growing at Sun Belt Ag Expo’s Hoss Tools Demonstration Market Garden

Fresh Collard Greens growing at Sun Belt Ag Expo’s Hoss Tools Demonstration Market Garden

School Garden demonstration at Flint Riverquarium’s Wings, Water, and Wildlife Festival

School Garden demonstration at Flint Riverquarium’s Wings, Water, and Wildlife Festival