VIGA Vashon Island Growers Association
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VIGA is the Vashon Island Growers Association.
VIGA's mission is to promote farming, access to healthy food, and a sustainable agricultural economy on Vashon Island through education, advocacy, and a vibrant farmers market.
•VashonFresh.com is the online farmers market, open April-September for delivery and pick up on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
•The Vashon Farmers Market opening is postponed in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. VIGA is working with the Washington State Farmers Market Association and the Seattle King County Department of Public Health to implement new requirements and procedures for a safe farmers market. VIGA will announce market plans by May 9th.
•The Food Access Partnership is a self sustaining program of VIGA. FAP works to increase access to fresh food for all, while supporting local farmers. The Partnership’s primary strategy to achieve this goal is the VIGA Farm Bucks program.
•Get Growing is VIGA's educational program for home growers, a place for beginners and more experienced growers to ask questions and compare notes. Get Growing's Facebook group is Get Growing From VIGA.
•CRAFT is VIGA's educational program for farmers and their interns and employees.