Community Group Archives - Australian Food Hubs Network

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 […]

Goulburn Valley Food Cooperative

Working towards a more secure Australian Food Industry. The Goulburn Valley Food Cooperative is building a factory to replace Heinz in the Goulburn Valley as part of a cooperative food hub turning local ingredients into quality foods that Australians want to buy. In late May 2011, Heinz Australia announced what it termed “productivity initiatives to […]

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Gorge Grown Food Network

Building an economically and environmentally sound regional food system that engages, educates, and improves the health and well-being of our community. Gorge Grown is citizen-driven with a regional focus, serving Gorge counties in Oregon and Washington: Hood River, Wasco, Sherman, Klickitat, and Skamania Counties. They welcome all farmers, food producers and consumers in the region […]

The STOP Community Food Center

Increasing access to healthy food in a manner that maintains dignity, builds health and community and challenges inequality The Stop holds a key focus of social justice, and strengthening community through capacity building and training. As a Social Enterprise they aim to increase community access to healthy food with an eye on the future, they […]