The FOODSHED ALLIANCE is a grassroots, non-profit devoted to promoting locally grown food and farming.
Promote a robust farm economy in northwest New Jersey through local efforts and regional collaborations.
Develop programs that contribute to the profitability and sustainability of local farms.
Raise people's awareness about the value of locally-grown food and farming.
Demonstrate how farming and food is an integral part of our health, our economy, our communities, and the environment.
Encourage and support farming practices that respect and replenish the land and its natural ecosystems while producing healthy food.
Contribute to the development of a regional network of farmers, consumers, and agricultural professionals devoted to building a local food system. Serve as a clearinghouse for the information, resources, and services provided by this community.
Advance agriculture as a way of preserving our rural landscapes and hindering their destruction by the spread of sprawl.
Blairstown Farmers Market, Saturdays, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. through October 30. Located on Rt. 521/Stillwater Road, Blairstown NJ, across from the Blairstown Elementary School.