Central command has a food stock that will cover everyone needs for a while. But the city needs to organize to create its own food soon enough so it can sustain its growth.
The more we welcome survivors, the more food we need to grow, and central command will soon not be able to feed everyone. Grab a piece of land you'll be able to farm and sell your product to the players who need the extra energy to go on missions or hire other players to do it for you. Season 2 - Buy your agricultural license Season 3 - Start growing and selling your production Subsequent season - Bid on new seeds found in explorations and get ever better yields, grow your business.