The local food movement is ever growing thanks to the individuals and organizations that we fondly call our opportunity makers, who host events for improving access to local foods. Submit your events related to metro Atlanta's local food system below.

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Food Film Series

  • Norcross Cultural Arts and Community Center 10 College St. NW Norcross, GA 30071 (map)

Food film screenings, indie films about farms and food will help make the new farmers market a reality. Buy your tickets now!

Curious about the food movement that's sweeping the nation?

Want to see how your food literally goes from the farm to your table? 

Terra Firma

Since 2001 over 280,000 women have been sent to the Middle East to serve in the War on Terror.  Often traumatized by their experiences, many return home with PTSD, unable to cope with the daily rigors of life.  Terra Firma weaves together the stories of three women veterans who were among the first to deploy, serving in Afghanistan, Kuwait and Iraq.

After years of struggling, each has found ways to heal the hidden wounds of war through farming.   The film follows the women as they go about their daily lives, reflecting on their time spent in the military, the impact of war on their lives and their newfound peace of mind, finding that farming gives them purpose and a new way to serve their country by growing food for their communities.