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Young lettuce growing in an in-ground greenhouse.

Photograph by Eric Williams-Bergen. CC


Promoting a local food system that ensures food security
for all St. Lawrence County residents. 



GardenShare’s annual Local Food Guide lists farmers markets, farm stands, U-pick orchards, restaurants, grocers, and other outlets that offer food raised in St. Lawrence County, New York.


The guide indicates which locations accept EBT/SNAP cards and includes listings for food assistance access points like food pantries, backpack programs, and community meal sites.


GardenShare in Action

  • EPA suggested hierarchy for food waste diversion

    Food Waste Recovery

    Food waste prevention and recovery can work to improve the environmental sustainability and economics of our food system all while reducing food insecurity. 

  • 5K Logo, white and green 5K in a black circle surrounded by the text GardenShare, Fight Hunger, Healthy Food, Healthy Farms, Everybody Eats

    2022 Fight Hunger Fair and 5k

    GardenShare’s Fight Hunger Fair and 5K on Sunday, September 18th at the Canton Village Park - and registration is officially open, Friday, Aug. 12, 2022!

  • An old hand places apples in the palm of a younger hand.

    Food Assistance & Information

    Learn about and connect with programs that help make local food accessible to all of us in St. Lawrence County.

  • Bonus Bucks logo

    Bonus Bucks

    Stretch your food dollars, support your local farmer, and take advantage of the great local food opportunities.

  • Blue pints of multi-colored cherry tomatoes.

    SLC Farmers Markets

    Check out your local farmers markets in St. Lawrence County. GardenShare connects local producers with local consumers: Akwesasne, Canton, Gouverneur, Hammond, Massena, Ogdensburg, and Potsdam. 

  • Red Wagon by CCE

    Outreach & Education

    GardenShare collects and shares information related to hunger, food security, and food justice. Contact us about tabling or presenting at your event or to your group.