Food systems related resources

More information about city and regional food systems work.

P-Patch Community Gardening

P-Patch Program is Seattle's community gardening programand is open to Seattle residents.


Promotoes the cultivation of urban fruit in order to nourish people, build community and protect the climate.

Farmers Markets

Support your neighborhood farmer's market.

Puget Sound Fresh

Resource site on local farms, farmer's markets, CSAs, and seasonal cooking.

Regional Food Policy Council

Develops just and integrated policy and action recommendations that promote health, sustain and strengthen the local and regional food system, and engage and partner with agriculture, business, communities and governments in the four-county region.

Urban Farm Hub

Learn what’s going on in the Puget Sound region’s urban agriculture scene, pick up ideas for your own urban homesteading projects and find ways to connect with local programs with a farming bent.

Communities Putting Prevention to Work

A national initiative to prevent chronic disease and promote health through policy, systems and environment changes.

Childhood Obesity Prevention Coalition

A coalition of organizations working on improving our overall environment so our children live a healthy, active lifestyle.

Anti Hunger and Nutrition Coalition

Brings the voices of hungry Washington families to the ears of our policy makers to ensure that public policy leads our response to hunger in WA state.

Cascade Harvest Coalition

Dedicated to re-localizing the food system in Washington by connecting consumers more directly with producers.

Lettuce Link

Lettuce Link creates access to fresh, nutritious and organic produce, seeds, and gardening information for families with lower incomes in Seattle.

NW Farm Bill Action Group

The NW Farm Bill Action Group is building a diverse alliance of people and organizations in the Pacific Northwest who advocate for a more healthy, sustainable, and equitable food system.

Food & Farms Roundtable

The Farms and Food Roundtable, jointly convened by the City of Seattle, King County, and Pike Place Market, identified key recommendations to preserve farmland and increase market and distribution opportunities for local small and mid-sized farmers in King County.