Why You Should Move Into An “Agrihood”

When Stephanie Walsh and her husband were looking to buy a home in Atlanta, GA, they had a pretty unusual set of qualifications for their new home: They wanted to have access to local, organic produce (and not just from the grocery store); they wanted a neighborhood that was easily walkable; and they wanted to…

12 Agrihoods Taking Farm-to-Table Living Mainstream

Ever wish you could live at your CSA? Or move to a neighborhood where everyone is as excited about fresh, healthy food as you are? All over the United States people are embracing local food production in an exciting new way. Called ‘agrihoods,’ this new type of neighborhood serves up farm-to-table living in a cooperative environment. Instead of being built…

Local Producers by New Leaf Market

The Benefits of Supporting Local Producers and Agriculture We at New Leaf Market Co-op believe in supporting local growers and producers. How do we define local? Items grown or produced within 200 miles. Look for Local Color signs to find the best local has to offer. Local products save energy and support our economy and…

HappyCow – Search for Nearby Vegan Food Options

Searching for vegan options in Tallahassee? Check-out HappyCow! HappyCow was founded in 1999 as a public service to assist travelers and people everywhere find plant-based /vegan options and healthy food. The online community includes members from around the world who are passionate about the vegan lifestyle as a healthy, compassionate and environmentally sustainable way of…

Pine Dove Farm – Virtual Tour

Pine Dove Farm brings GREEN living and farm-to-table practices to residents. Pine Dove Farm is located in Florida’s Capital City, Tallahassee, just 20 minutes from the state Capitol and downtown. The agricultural community will encompass 203 total acres with nearly 113 acres of conservation land.  

Pine Dove Farm: North Florida’s First Agrihood – story from Tallahassee Democrat

A national trend called “agrihoods” is planting roots in Tallahassee with the introduction of Pine Dove Farm. The 203-acre subdivision is Tallahassee’s first planned agriculture community. It’s located off Apalachee Parkway and down a winding Williams Road in eastern Leon County. The development will include around 130 homes starting at $289,000 on half-acre lots. The idea is to build…

3rd Annual North Florida VegFest – March 18, 2017

North Florida VegFest seeks to promote the benefits of a healthy, sustainable and compassionate lifestyle. We anticipate over 5,000 attendees at our 3rd annual event! Speakers include: Victoria Moran – Victoria Moran (www.mainstreetvegan.net) is a vegan of three decades, an obesity survivor, and the Oprah-featured author of books including Main Street Vegan, Creating a Charmed Life, Younger…