Food Systems Resources

Grow Food

Region specific resources for growing food and promoting pollinator habitat.

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Our Northern Arizona growing and gardening resources page.

Find a list of low-water native plants by neighborhood here.

The Arboretum at Flagstaff's year-round gardening guide.

The Leaf Network's comprehensive Edible Tree Guide.

The University of Arizona Cooperative Extension office provides Coconino gardening, horticulture, livestock, plant ID and Master Gardener resources.

Tolani Lake Enterprises offers native plant and seed collecting resources.

Create an attractive pollinator habitat with this Flagstaff specific plant list.

Take Action

Interested in joining a community garden? Find out more here.

Need seeds for a garden? Check out the Grow Flagstaff Seed Library or the Little Seed Library.

Buy Food

Options for buying locally grown or produced products in Northern Arizona

The Arizona Good Food Finder.

Flagstaff Foodlink has compiled a list of Flagstaff growers who provide locally produced foods.

Food Waste

Resources provided by our waste section related to how to best prevent food waste at home and options for composting at home or using a local service.

Preventing Food Waste Tips


Compost at Home

Food Access

Food access, assistance and community food resources. Specific locations, dates, and times for services can be found on the Community Food Resources Guide page.

Public Food Box Distribution

Flagstaff Family Food Center

Flagstaff Salvation Army

St. Mary's Food Bank

Golden Rule Charities - The Pantry

Food Assistance

Double Up Food Bucks

Apply for SNAP Benefits

Feeding Children

AZ Health Zone offers a map of schools that are serving free grab and go meals.

FUSD offers free grab and go food services for children under 18 and their families. Check out their website for dates and times.