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Local Organics Food Hub

Local Organics Food Hub is an incredible example of the far-reaching impact food hubs can have on household food access, community food skills and knowledge and farm viability through the creation of direct connections and relationships between urban residents and local farmers. Like many good things, it started small in 2010 as a Melbourne collection […]

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Northwest Agricultural Business Centre and Farm Network

The NABC (previously the Puget Sound Food Network) stand out as a unique regional model that works across sectors to bring ‘the farm to market’.Their head office is located slap bang in the middle of the beautiful Skagit Valley food bowl in Washington, and their mission is to provide farmers across the region with ‘the skills […]

Photos of the volunteer packing magic in action from a recent trip by an AFHN member who visited the Oklahoma Co-op.

Oklahoma Food Coop

We’ve finally found one thing that fundamentalist Baptists can come together with Pagans to agree about,” says Bob Waldrop, founder and president of the Oklahoma Food Cooperative, “and that’s local food. This coming together was a miracle.’   The Oklahoma food Coop operates on a simple and inexpensive model that links regional producers directly with […]

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Mad River Food Hub

  The Mad River Food Hub offers a ‘smorgasbord’ of services to local farmers and food businesses including: processing facilities, storage space, distribution into regional cities and towns, and marketing and financial advice. It is the only government- inspected processing, storage and distribution facility for both meat and produce in the region and as of […]

Manchester Veg People

A co-operative of Greater Manchester Organic growers and restaurants working together to provide fresh, seasonal food of the highest possible quality. They have developed a model where produce is sold based on the actual cost of production rather than fluctuating market prices, meaning our talented growers are rewarded with a fair price for their labour. […]

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Bay Cities Produce Company

Family owned produce distributor and processor supporting local producers. Bay Cities Produce has developed a local produce program that helps customers with their quest to purchase local products. Bay Cities exclusively services restaurants and institutions (clubs, hospitals, ships, etc.). Their processing facilities support a full line of fresh, frozen, and prepared fruits and vegetables, enabling them to take seasonal […]