Business Members

Barbara Pleasant
Big Indian Farm
Blue Mountain School
Blue Ridge Yurts
Crenshaw Lighting
Farm Bureau
Farm Credit
Finn Graphics
Floyd Country Store
Floyd EcoVillage
Floyd Pharmacy
Floyd Rustic
Floyd Yoga Jam
FloydFest
Good Food Good People
Gregory Enterprises
Hotel Floyd
Josephine Porter Institue
Phoenix Hardwoods
Red Rooster
Riverstone Organic Farm
Roger Kienzle CPA LLC
Seven Springs Farm Organic Farming & Gardening Supply
Solarize Floyd
Streamline Timberframe
Villa Appalachia

Local Partners

Association of Energy Conservation Professionals (AECP)
Blue Ridge Center for Chinese Medicine
Floyd County Economic Development Authority (EDA)
Floyd County Cooperative Extension
Floyd County Staff
Floyd County Tourism Office
Floyd EcoVillage
Healing Harvest Forest Foundation
Josephine Porter Institute
Plenty!
Spikenard Farm Honeybee Sanctuary

Regional Partners

Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project (ASAP)
Appalachian Sustainable Development
Backyard Produce
Blue Ridge Land Trust
Blue Ridge Produce
Earthwise
Eastern Carolina Organics
Farm Credit
Ferrum College Dining Services
Galax Farmers Market
Grayson Landcare
Local Food Hub
Natural Capital Investment
New River Growers
New River Land Trust
New River Valley Community Services (NRVCS)
New River Valley Planning District Commission
Roanoke Natural Foods Co-op
Rural Support Partners
SO Fresh: Southwest Virginia Fresh
Smithson Mills
Southwest Virginia Farmers Market
Steve Kallan
Total Action for Progress
Virginia Community Capital
Virginia Cooperative Extension
Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS)
Virginia Foundation for Agriculture, Innovation, and Rural Sustainability (Virginia FAIRS)
Virginia Tech Dining Services
Virginia Tech Food Innovations (Food Science)
Wake Forest University School of Law

National Partners

Cutting Edge Capital – Jenny Kassan
Food Commons – Larry Yee
New Venture Advisors – Kathy Nyquist
Rural Scale – Anthony Flaccavento
USDA – Jim Bahrnam

Funders

Appalachian Community Fund
Appalachian Regional Commission
Blue Cow Arts
blue moon fund
Central Appalachian Fund
Community Foundation of the New River Valley
Foundation for Roanoke Valley
Local Environmental Agriculture Project (LEAP)
Mary Reynolds Babcock Foundation
New River Valley Community Fund
Rural Development
Town of Floyd
Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS)
Virginia Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission
Virginia Tourism Corporation

Presentations

Floyd County Economic Development Authority (EDA)
Floyd Ministerial Association
Floyd/Montgomery Dairy Herd Improvement Association
Green Living and Energy Expo
Radford University Environmental Ethics Class
Southeastern Council of Funders
Virginia Farm to Table Conference
Virginia Tech Beginning Farmer Rancher Panel
Virginia Tech Civic Agriculture Class
West Virginia Local Food Conference

Attended:
Appalachian Foodshed Network Working Sessions
Appalachian Funders Network
Appalachian Regional Commission Conference on Local Food
Beginning Farmer Coalition Meetings
CAN Conference
Southeastern Council of Foundations Conference
Southwest Virginia Food Council
West Virginia Local Food Conference