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Arcadia is a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating a more equitable and sustainable local food system in the Washington, DC area.

Based on the historic grounds of Woodlawn Estate in Alexandria, Virginia, thanks to a landmark partnership with the National Trust for Historic Preservation, Arcadia manages four distinct program areas that address a specific need in the community, while collectively engaging consumers, farmers, schools, and institutions.

Arcadia Farm

Demonstrates environmentally and economically sustainable growing practices.

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Mobile Market

Distributes fresh, affordable food to underserved DC-area neighborhoods.

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Food Hub

Provides concrete services that support and advance local, sustainable farms.

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Farm to School Program

Connects schools with healthy, local food for school meals and provide hands-on food & farm education.

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    2016 Year-End Givingto the Arcadia Center for Sustainable Food & AgricultureThe children, veterans, and vulnerable seniors that Arcadia serves are going to need your support more than ever in the coming year. Your tax-deductible year-end donation to Arcadia will make 2017...

  • Arcadia Veteran Farmer Reserve Program 2017: We are accepting applications for our new class!

    Are you a veteran looking for your next act? Not so sure cubicle life is for you? Want a new way of life that is meaningful, challenging, and rewarding? Ever thought about farming? The nation needs you. We are facing a slow-moving crisis in...

  • Oct. 16 -- the Annual FALL FUNTACULAR!

    It's a whole lot of FUN with a Little Bit of 'Tacular! And entrance is freeeeeeeeeeeee! Register here so we know how many homemade apple cider donuts to fry! https://www.eventbrite.com/myevent?eid=28054529854October 16, 2016 1 - 5 pm at Arcadia Farm at Woodlawn Pope-Leighey9000...

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