1231 Westview Road
Goochland VA 23063
The goals of Shalom Farms are to increase access to healthy foods inthe inner city, build community, and improve the self-sufficiency ofthose involved.
FoodProduction: Beginning in 2009, Shalom Farm will cultivate 10 varietiesof produce which will supplement the food supply that Central VirginiaFood Bank / Meals on Wheels (now Feed More) provides to those in need.Because one of the project objectives is to increase the amount ofhealthful food consumed by neighborhood families, output will bedirected through the CVFB to residents in three neighborhoods. The farmwill be worked by volunteers from faith communities, civicorganizations, universities, and by students who will thus learn aboutthe food cycle.
Buy local, eat local, Goochland, Richmond, Virginia, locavore, local foods, Virginia grown
Tours Available: No
Brick & Mortar: No
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|Date added: 11.11.2009|