Metropolitan Foodshed Toolkit

Portland Foodshed Project | 2012

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.

Topics include accessing capital, business planning, market development and distribution, regional branding and much more.

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This material is based upon work that is supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture through the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.