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We hold quartly meetings across the Commonwealth of Virginia
at the homes of various members.


Everyone is invited to bring a dish to share.  We enjoy the feast of homemade foods. This is NOT a "meet, eat, and retreat" organization. Instead, VICFA's primary function is to lobby - and thus, we are not shy about doing so. Laws need to be changed in order to protect farmers. People need to be educated as to how their rights have been curtailed. Our meetings serve as an opportunity to explore these conditions and work to devise solutions.

VICFA meetings are normally held on the second Sunday of the month.

VICFA meetings are open to the public. Please bring a dish and your enthusiasm to share.




Upcoming Events

We invite you to join us for our board meeting in March!


We will share in a potluck lunch at 12:00 pm, followed by our general business meeting from 12:00 - 3:00 pm.
VICFA membership meetings are open to the public. Please bring a dish and a big helping of enthusiasm to share. Broaden our reach - invite a friend or neighbor to join you.


March 12, 2017 12pm at Anne, Dan and Elizabeth Buteau's home

6556 James River Road (Rt 56)
Shipman, Va 22971
Phone: (434) 263-4946

 
 
DIRECTIONS:  


From the North/West/East:
From Charlottesville, come south on Rt 29 towards Lynchburg. Go about 30 miles to Lovingston and turn left at the traffic lights (the 3rd Lovingston exit). Turn right on James River Road/Rt 56 East. Go about 7 1/2 miles on this road and you come to our house on the left hand side, mailbox 6556, just before an old big white barn. (When you come down a mountain with 25 mph curves you are about 3/4 mile from our house)

From the Lynchburg area:
Come north on Rt 29, pass through Amherst, Colleen (Look for Blue Ridge Medical Center on right/Big Ice Cream Cone on the left). Go another 1 1/2 miles, turn right towards Shipman/OakRidge on Rt 653. Go to T junction (by the Corner Market) and turn right on James River Road/Rt 56 east. Follow above directions from here.

From the Farmville area:
Go west on Rt 60. Go through Buckingham. Turn right on Rt 56. Cross the James River and we are 6 1/2 miles from there on the right. Mailbox 6556.

 

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