RESCHEDULED Meeting of the Whole: April 2, 2014
Mother Nature can't keep us down! The RESCHEDULED ABFPC Meeting of the Whole will be Wednesday, April 2, 2014, from 6:00-8:00pm at UNCA's Sherrill Center. We will celebrate the great progress made over the past year and set our priorities for the upcoming year. Click on the image above to learn more, and check back for updates! We hope to see you there!
City Council Passes Amendments in Support of Local Food and Agriculture
Asheville's City Council passed amendments to the UDO allowing farm market stands to now be open 7 days a week. Click on the photo above to read the full update from the MountainX.
Read about the Ujamaa Freedom Market and the involvement of ABFPC members, Olufemi Lewis and Calvin Allen.
Olufemi Lewis, one of the ABFPC co-founders, and Calvin Allen, an ABFPC participant: "Allen, along with his business partner, Olufemi Lewis, plans to launch an innovative mobile market — Ujamaa Freedom Market — to help feed the whole community through access to healthy, fresh food."