The Impact blog


How to Use the Swap System

Once you sign up with 4P FOODS, you are only steps away from creating your most delicious meal yet! Each week, we curate the Produce, Meat, and Dairy Subscriptions based on what's fresh from our network of local/regional farmers and...

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Helpful Cooking Resources + Tips and Tricks

You have the beautiful fruits and veggies and delicious meats at your doorstep, but now what? Time to get into the kitchen and whip up some great meals! Whether you’re just starting out to cook or are a veteran to the field, the internet can...

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How To Skip A Delivery

We make it easy to keep fresh food on your table, with weekly deliveries straight from local family farms. With our custom order options and more than 200 participating farms, you’ll get exactly the food you want, and still save both time and...

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What do all those labels stand for?

When you enter the grocery store, you are bombarded with labels on everything. From all-natural to Non-GMO verified and Fair Trade, it's confusing to keep everything straight and understand what's regulated and what's not. If something is labeled...

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Guest Blogger Spotlight

We love hearing about the amazing dishes that you create in your kitchen from the ingredients we give you, so we started a guest blogger series to highlight what you make. Send us your favorite recipes, pictures, or stories and we would love to...

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Happy New Year! Looking back, looking ahead

Hi Friends, Members, Farmers, Producers, Partners, and Fans, As this year comes to a close next week, I can't help but reflect on the year that seems to have (rapidly) disappeared in the past 12 months. It was, bar none, the most challenging year...

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Event Recap: Harvest Party at Bees and Trees Farm

On October 24th, the 4Pfoods community gathered at Bees and Trees farm in celebration of Food Day. Tom made us delicious Mac 'n Cheese, pulled pork, and a cole slaw. Everyone else brought a side dish or desert, ranging from Edna's borscht to...

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JOIN US! Food Day 2015 Harvest Party

Join us on Saturday, October 24th from 12-4pm as we celebrate Food Day 2015 with a day out in the country with our friends at Bees & Trees Farm in Elkwood, VA. Enjoy food and drinks provided by 4P Foods and share your own favorite Autumn...

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