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Local and Regional Food Sector Maps and Directories

USDA and the local food sector are already at work in your community! Use the maps and directories below to see what's happening around the United States.

  • Local Food Compass Map - Find USDA, other Federal, local and regional food sector investments in your community, or learn how others are building the local food sector.
  • Local Food Directories - USDA's directory of farmers markets, CSAs, food hubs, and on-farm markets.
  • Farm to School Census - Measures USDA's progress toward improving access to local foods in schools.
  • Food Access Research Atlas - Maps income level and access to large-scale grocery stores by census tract.
  • Census of Agriculture - Agricultural statistics for every state and every county in the nation.
  • Food Environment Atlas - A mapping tool with 168 indicators of food, health and community.
  • Plant Hardiness Zone Map - The standard by which gardeners and growers can determine which plants are most likely to thrive in a location.