The Food & Farming Program is helping to create a vibrant local food economy. We support local farmers, connect food buyers to local farms and artisans, and encourage our community to always Eat Local First!
Below are the programs, projects, and tools we offer to businesses.

Learn About our 2019 Food & Farming Program Impacts

Creating Business Connections

Linking food and farming businesses to grow sales and availability of local products.

NW WA Farm-To-Table Trade Meeting
Farmer Chef Mixers
NW WA Chefs Collective
Wholesale Product Directory
Become a Farm Fresh Workplace
All 2020 Program Opportunities
Groups & Listservs

Connecting the Community
to Local Food

Promoting local food businesses and encouraging our community to eat local first

Join the Eat Local First Campaign
Harvest of the Month
Farm Finder & Culinary Map
Farm Share (CSA) Farm List

Participate in Community Events
Whatcom County Farm Tour
Eat Local Month
Demo Days

Search the Atlas for
Business Resources

Our Food Atlas connects consumers to local food businesses, and it also connects local food businesses to resources who can help you grow your business.

Explore the Atlas

Thank You to Our Eat Local First Sponsors & Partners

Bellingham Farmers Market

Thank You to Our Food & Farming Sponsors

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