Here’s How It Works

Join us in support of North Carolina's farmers, businesses and communities.

  • Pledge to spend 10 percent of your existing food dollars locally
  • We’ll email you with a few simple questions each week
  • We’ll track your progress, and you’ll see our progress statewide
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7253   people


and   971   businesses


spent   $62,337,240   locally

Since July 2010.


Help us build North Carolina's local food economy by joining the campaign and encouraging your family, friends and neighbors to do the same.

News & Happenings


NC 10% Campaign Reaches $40 Million in Local Foods Purchases
August 5, 2013 Press Release from the Center for Environmental Farming Systems
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NC 10% Campaign Reaches $25 Million in Local Food Purchases
October 12, 2012 Press Release from the Center for Environmental Farming Systems
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Girl Scout Documentary Featuring the NC 10% Campaign
YouTube video on buying local food by Girl Scout Troop 514
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"Lowes Foods Reports Spring/Summer Local Produce Purchases are Over 20%"
September 10, 2012 Press Release from Lowes Foods
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Southern Corn Rust Management

Confirmation of Southern Corn Rust in Craven County Confirmation of Southern Corn Rust within Craven County was determined by our office on July 16th. Spores were evident fr… Continue Reading


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