Western SARE Grantee-Produced Info Product
Metropolitan Foodshed Toolkit
A regional toolkit of strategies to support the evolution of a sustainable Portland Metropolitan Foodshed. Toolkits are for farmers, ranchers, policymakers, planners and consumers.
This set of tools were created so that farmers and policy makers can use them to overcome barriers and take advantage of opportunities for creating a more sustainable Portland metropolitan foodshed. The tools can also be found on the web.
Topics include accessing capital, business planning, market development and distribution, regional branding and much more.
Want more information? See the related SARE grant(s) SW10-143, Growing a Sustainable Portland Metro Foodshed.
How to Order
Online Version (Free)
Only available online
Visit the website: http://smallfarms.oregonstate.edu/pdx-foodshed
These products were developed with support from the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program, which is funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture-National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA-NIFA). Any opinions, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed within these products do not necessarily reflect the view of the SARE program or the U.S. Department of Agriculture. USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.