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Local Food System Steering Committee

Local Food System Development Assessment

Imagine a Dan River Region where the local food system promotes vibrant farms, healthy people, strong communities and an thriving local economy.  The Healthy eating action team is committed to building the local food system and providing access to fresh and affordable food near where people live.  

To build this strong and resilient local food system, the Healthy Eating Action Team is conducting a local food assessment. Now is the time to share your ideas on how  together, we can increase access to healthy foods, support local farmers, and create a vibrant Dan River Region. 

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Ways to Participate

Have questions? 
Contact Kirsten Halverson at or 804-577-8098