Connect & educate local foods producers & consumers

Create Youth in Agriculture programs

Promote & network SWVA local foods groups & businesses

Are you interested in:

  • Selling or buying locally produced, fresh and healthy food products?
  • Learning about family gardening?
  • Engaging youth in agriculture?
  • Exploring entrepreneurial options?
  • Locating education/events, additional organizations and resources?
  • Posting your farm or organization to reach more people?

Then you are in the right place!

Southwest Virginia Fresh (SO Fresh) is an all-volunteer, 501c3 nonprofit, community service association devoted to bringing consumers & producers and other local foods organizations together to actively elevate and promote a thriving local foods economy throughout Southwest Virginia.

Recent News

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SO Fresh thanks all who donated to our fund drive!

SO Fresh is grateful to all who donated to our fund drive to help support our Youth in Agriculture [...]

Seedmoney Ag in the Classroom funding request

SO Fresh is pleased to be teamed up with Dublin Middle School in an effort to create an "Agriculture in [...]

SO Fresh thanks all who donated during the GiveBigNRV event!

SO Fresh was proud to be a part of the GiveBigNRV event in April, a 20th Anniversary Initiative of the Community Foundation [...]

Appalachian Foodshed Project

We are assisting AFP with community work sessions about food availability and access in southwestern Virginia.