Virginia Food System Plans

Below is a listing of food system plans from localities across the state.

Strategic Plan for the Agriculture and Forestry Economy in Virginia’s Region 2000

Martinsville/Henry County Region: A Community-Based Food System: Building, Health, Wealth, Connection, and Capacity as the Foundation of Our Economic Future

Arlington County: Recommendations for a Food Action Plan

Botetourt County: Agriculture Development Strategic Plan

Richmond: Food Policy Task Force Report and Recommendations to Improve Food Access in the City

Rappahannock-Rapidan: Farm & Food Plan

Looking to develop a food system plan for your community? Here are some resources that might be of help:

American Planning Association

Policy Guide on Community and Regional Food Planning

Planning for Food Access and Community-Based Food Systems: A National Scan and Evaluation of Local Comprehensive and Sustainability Plans

University of Michigan – Extension

Impacting Local Food Policy in Your Community