This collective of Sudanese American farmers is in their second year of Big River Farms’ education program. They farm at The Food Group’s micro farm located in New Hope. Their produce is being sold to some of The Food Group’s agency partners so that their food shelf customers have access to fresh, nutritious veggies.
What We Sell
- Organic Veggies
Where We Sell
We Value Nutritious Food
Working with our community partners, The Food Group buys, gleans, grows, and processes fresh produce.
or Food Shelf?
The Food Group is a food bank that supplies other hunger relief agencies with fresh produce, frozen meat, grocery staples, and other household necessities. Food shelves distribute free food to individuals and families in their local communities.
The Food Group believes in food equity. They believe in culturally specific foods. They believe in meeting people where they are at. And most of all, they believe in dignity.The Food Group volunteer and donor
Learn from Last Year's Event
The 16th annual Emerging Farmers Conference was held virtually in January 2021. Check out the executive summary.
At Big River Farms, we believe everyone who wants to start a sustainable farm should have access to education, land, infrastructure, markets, resources, and connections to meet their goals.
Help raise awareness of hunger in our communities!
Contact Sophia or call 763-450-3860.
Cash Grants Are Welcome, Too
Contact Emily Eddy White about making a corporate or foundation gift to The Food Group or call 763-450-3868.
Did You Know?
Over 20% of Black households and 19% of Latinx households report food insecurity, compared to 10% of white households.
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Equity and Nutrition
Learn more about The Food Group's mission and read our Equity Values Statement and Healthy Foods Policy.
Would your organization like to join our list of groups donating $5,000 or more? Email Laura Mirafuentes or call 763-450-4209.