Thank You for taking the time to tell us about your
Eat Local Month
experience(s). The information we gather in this survey will help us as we report back to our sponsors, funders, and business participants.
Your personal information is not used or connected to your responses in any way.
Where did you see or hear about Eat Local Month? (select all that apply)
From a Sustainable Connections website or newsletter
Word of mouth
Over the street banner
What is your zip code?
If you are not a Whatcom County resident:
Did you stay the night in Whatcom County during September Eat Local Month?
Yes! 1 night
Yes! 2-3 nights
Yes! More then 3 nights
No, I did not stay the night
Which of these things did you participate in during the month of September? (check all that apply)
Attended the Whatcom County Farm Tour
Visited or purchased from a local farmers market
Visited or p
urchased from a local farm stand
Visited or p
urchased from a participating restaurant
Visited or p
urchased from a local grocer
Subscribed to a local farm box/CSA share
Participated in Eat Local Month giveaways
Participated in the Farm-to-Table Trail
Farmers Markets & Grocers
Which farmers market(s) and/or local grocer(s) did you visit? (check all that apply)
Anacortes Farmers Market
Bellingham Farmers Market
Birchwood Farmers Market
Community Food Co-op - Downtown Bellingham or Cordata
Lummi Seafood Market
Lynden Farmers Market
Mount Vernon Farmers Market
Twin Sisters Farmers Market
Skagit Valley Co-op
The Green Barn
Did you purchase food from a local farm during Eat Local Month? (select all that apply)
Yes! I purchased from a stop on the Whatcom County Farm Tour
Yes! I made a purchase at a farmers market
Yes! I purchased a CSA / farm share / local food box
Yes! I purchased from a local farm stand
Yes! I ordered online from a local farm
No, I did not make any purchases direct from a local farm in September.
How much did you spend on local food direct from a farm in the month of September?
Whatcom County Farm Tour
Which location(s) did you visit on the Whatcom County Farm Tour?
Christ the King - Foodshare and Farm
Cloud Mountain Farm Center
Northwest Washington Fair - Farming for Life Experience
Small Acres Farm
Wright Brothers Farm
Which participating restaurant(s) did you visit?
Aslan Brewing Co.
Evolve Chocolate and Cafe
Holly's Meat Pies
Keenan's at the Pier
Mallard Ice Cream
New Mexico Tamale Company
Pure Bliss Desserts
The Bistro at Shuksan
The Old Town Cafe
The Vault Wine Bar
Waffles in Paradise
The Fork Icon represents dishes and items comprised of 50% or more local ingredients from Whatcom, Skagit, San Juan, and Island counties. It is used on menus to help people identify authentic local food in our region in the same way that a GF or V symbol identifies other values and dietary needs.
Did you notice the fork icon on restaurant menus?
Yes! I was looking for the fork, and I noticed it!
I saw the fork, but, I wasn't sure what it represented
I did not notice the fork icon
Share a highlight with us!
Which activity did you enjoy the most? Want to tell us about your favorite Farm Tour stop, or a dish you tried at a participating restaurant? Did you, or a member of your group/ family learn anything new about our local food community? Any/all of this information will help us as we report back to our sponsors, funders, and community!
*We use quotes in our marketing and messaging to sponsors, donors, and other partners to share our work through the eyes of the community. By sharing a quote, we may use it in this way. You will be kept anonymous unless you choose to attach your name to the quote. Thank you for sharing!*
WA Food & Farm Finder
is a resource to help you find local farms, farmers markets, seafood, restaurants, and artisan products grown, raised, harvested and made in Washington State. Have you used the WA Food & Farm Finder for a local food search?
Yes! I use it all the time!
Yes, I have used it a few times.
I'm aware of the WA Food & Farm Finder, but, I've never used it.
I was not aware that the WA Food & Farm Finder existed, but I'll check it out!
I'm not interested in utilizing the WA Food & Farm Finder.
is a free, mobile exclusive experience designed to guide you on your Whatcom County foodie adventure! Discover local farms and restaurants growing and using the freshest local produce around. And, the best part is, each check-in at a participating location enters you in to win a prize at the end of each month! Have you used our Farm-to-Table Trail?
Yes I signed up and have checked in to at least one location!
Yes I signed up but I haven't checked in yet.
I haven't heard of the Farm-to-Table Trail but I'll sign up!
I'm not interested in the Farm-to-Table Trail.
Optional: If you would like to enter to win our
Grand Prize Giveaway
, please enter your name and email so that we can contact you in the event you are drawn as our winner!
Would you like to sign up for the monthly Eat Local First newsletter to stay informed about future giveaways, events, and local food & farm news?
Yes! Sign me up!