• The Berry Good Food Foundation

    Envisioning a region where all people can choose local, sustainably produced food.

    Get Inspired & Involved

  • The Berry Good Food Foundation

    Envisioning a region where all people can choose local, sustainably produced food.

    Get Inspired & Involved

Who We Are

The Berry Good Food Foundation is a non-profit grassroots organization. We want to tackle the barriers—educational, economic, systemic, infrastructural—standing between people in our region and local, sustainably produced food. Will you ?

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What We Do

The Berry Good Food Foundation believes that a strong local and sustainable food community is good for San Diego and San Diegans. So we educate, connect and support food producers and consumers through a variety of programs and events, from cheesemaking classes to expert panel discussions to farm dinners.

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Panels

Free and open to the public, this thought-provoking series of multidisciplinary panels discuss sustainable food-related topics, such as the climate benefits of creating carbon-rich soil, the impact of meat production and consumption, strategies for combatting food waste and ways to build a more sustainable seafood system.

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Berry Good Garden Grants

The Berry Good Food Foundation is awarding grants to San Diego County schools and community educational organizations that support garden projects that enhance the teaching of agriculture and healthy eating. Grants range from $500 to $1,000 and can be awarded to groups or schools.

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Berry Good Food Events

Sustainable Seafood Class
Sunday, August 26
Join the BGFF with Chef Jason McLeod of Ironside Fish & Oyster and Born and Raised along with local fisherman Kelly...

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Recent News/Blog Posts

Meet the Berry Good Night Attendees: More Sustainable Seafood
  • July 30, 2018

Over the past seven years, the annual Berry Good Night dinner has aimed to connect and celebrate local and sustainable farmers,...
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BGFF Plants Roots in Baja California / BGFF Lanza Programa en Baja California
  • July 9, 2018

As San Diegans, we are lucky to live just a short drive away from the beauty of Baja California, Mexico, which...
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Meet the Berry Good Night Attendees: Sustainable Seafood
  • June 29, 2018

Over the past seven years, the annual Berry Good Night dinner has aimed to connect and celebrate local and sustainable farmers,...
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Berry Good Book Club

american-catch

Our book club is growing strong!
What we’ve been reading:

“Growing a Farmer” by Kurt Timmermeister
“American Catch” by Paul Greenberg
“Farm City” by Novella Carpenter
“Blood, Bones & Butter” by Gabrielle Hamilton
“Tomatoland” by Barry Estabrook

Buy these books and other purchases on Amazon using this AmazonSmile link and 0.5% of the price will be donated to the Berry Good Food Foundation.

Want to join the club? Email for more information.


Background

“I happen to think that in life we need to be a little like the farmer, who puts back into the soil what he takes out.”

– Paul Newman

Join the Cause!

Eleanor Roosevelt once famously stated that “Tomorrow starts today.” Consider volunteering to support the Berry Good Food Foundation. Engage in this collaborative effort to effect change in our local, bi-regional food systems community.

As a volunteer, you may be called upon to for support at Farm events, the Berry Good Food Academy programs and beyond. We care about the food community from the growers, producers, food makers and all consumers. Our volunteers help deliver meaningful education, training, and social initiatives around the region to people of all ages. Join us by filling out the form at right.

And if you’d like to make a donation, we always welcome the support!

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Contact Berry Good Food Foundation

Feel free to drop us a line at any time using the form at right, or via email at: .

Snail mail can be sent to:
10531 4S Commons Drive, Suite 146
San Diego, CA 92127

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