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Food Hubs and Values-Based Supply Chains

Food Hubs and Value Based Supply Chains: A Toolkit 2012

A report written for Californian farmers and ranchers to provide and overview of different emerging distribution models, and the associated benefits, constraints and opportunities.

A Business and Planning Guide to Food Hubs – Illinois USA 2012

A useful detailed and strategic guide for those looking to develop their own food hub/local food business. Covers business development, possible business models and the nitty gritty (within a US framework) of regulatory environments, governance options and funding sources.

Birmingham Public Market Study 2011

A study into markets as a way of improving access to healthy affordable food for residents, provide space for the incubation of small businesses and jobs in the local economy, and a site for community education and engagement.

Working List of Food Hubs USA

A working list of food hubs in the U.S from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). Providing a comprehensive list of current Food Hubs in the US, with details of the varying models and modes of operation that Food Hubs can take. Currently 12 pages long! Includes links to their own websites.

USDA Regional Food Hub Resource Guide 2012

A comprehensive overview of Food Hubs across the USA. The economic, environmental and social impacts they are having, barriers to their growth and strategies to overcome these challenges.

All Praise the Civics of Food Hubs

“In their best form hubs are more than economic catalysts and efficient truck routes. They are community organizers.”

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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 […]

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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 […]

Local Food Hub

A non-profit working to connect families, farms and food grown close to home Goal: to increase the public’s access to locally-grown food and so enhance the viability of local farmers and growers. The Local Food Hub is a nonprofit organization working to strengthen and secure the future of a healthy regional food supply by providing […]

Intervale Food Hub

Creating a link between local farmers and the local marketplace The Intervale Food Hub markets and distributes local vegetables, fruits, meats, eggs, cheeses and specialty products. Their goal is to provide the greater Burlington community with convenient access to high quality foods while returning a fair price to farmers. The Food Hub serves individuals and businesses […]