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Second Chance Breakfast

This post is contributed by Carmen Procida of Youth Empowered Solutions! (Yes!). Click the picture to learn about the exciting work with Second Chance Breakfast and see an example of the YES! youth empowerment model in action.   YES! is a…

AFP Webinar

Did you miss the webinar on the AFP restructuring?  Follow this link for the recorded version. Check back for information on future webinars.    

Meet the Management Team: Project Directors

This is the first in a series of posts to increase familiarity with and transparency of the AFP management team.  These are the project directors behind the AFP. Susan Clark Virginia Tech Horticulture Department AFP Project Director; Community Food Assessment…

Western North Carolina Food Assessments

This article was contributed by Angel Cruz and Becky Dobosy of North Carolina State University. North Carolina’s Appalachian region boasts a strong tradition of supportive, close-knit communities in addition to its beauty and rich natural resources.  Many communities, organizations, and…

Welcome!

Welcome to the new Appalachian Foodshed Project (AFP) Blog! The AFP is using a foodshed concept to address issues of community food security in West Virginia and the Appalachian regions of North Carolina and Virginia. The aim of the project…