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Plot Against Hunger 2021 Spring Garden Kickoff

Feeding Our Community, One Garden at a Time Spring Garden Kickoff: March 13 from 10:00am – 11:30am: Join us for a virtual program with remarks from Arlington County Board Chair Matt de Ferranti and County Board Member Libby Garvey, discussions ...
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Plot Against Hunger Finds a New Home in 2021

(Arlington, VA) This month, the Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC) will transition ownership of its Plot Against Hunger program to the Arlington Friends of Urban Agriculture (FOUA). Since its inception in 2007, over 600,000 pounds of fresh produce has been ...
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Filling a Raised Bed Garden

Here are some tips and resources for when you need to fill a raised bed vegetable garden: START YOUR BED WITH LASAGNA GARDENING METHOD (aka SHEET MULCHING) Lasagna gardening is a no-dig, no-till organic gardening method that results in rich, ...
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2020 Golden Radish Awarded to Rock Spring Church!

At our 2020 Annual Meeting in December, we were very honored to award Rock Spring Congregational United Church of Christ with our Golden Radish Award. When the Plot Against Hunger program had to suddenly pivot when AFAC was unable to ...
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FOUA Annual Meeting: Growing the Future

This year has been like no other. As an all-volunteer nonprofit with a shoestring budget, we are proud of what we’ve been able to accomplish with your help and in partnership with several Arlington groups, schools and businesses. We invite ...
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Rock Spring Church Bagging Site a Huge Success!

Rock Spring Church generously donated space for the Plot Against Hunger program to use as a centralized site for gardeners to drop off donated produce in 2020. In total, over 6,000 lbs of produce was grown and donated by local ...
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We hope you can join us at the Green Home & Garden Tour Friday at noon! It'll be a great way for you to spend your lunch break learning about how to make your home and gardens greener! Our Highlands Urban Garden (HUG) is a featured garden. Register & check out the videos: environment.arlingtonva.us/events/green-home-and-garden-tour-2021/ ... See MoreSee Less
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Upcoming Events

  • Crystal City Farmers Market

    June 15, 2021  3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    1900 Crystal Drive between 18th & 20th Streets

    Crystal City Farmers Market, 1900 Crystal Drive between 18th & 20th Streets
    Tuesdays, May – October, 3 pm – 7 pm

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  • Rosslyn Farmers Market

    June 16, 2021  3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    1800 N Lynn St, Arlington, VA 22209, USA

    Rosslyn Farmers Market, 1800 N. Lynn Street near Rosslyn Metro Station in Central Place Plaza
    Wednesdays, May – October, 3 pm – 7 pm

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