Announcements

Job offersmore »




Tweeting Growers

Top 5 - yesterday

Top 5 - last week

Top 5 - last month

Exchange ratesmore »




USDA announces plans for national Food Hub Guide

USDA Agricultural Marketing Service announced that it is partnering with FamilyFarmed.org to develop a national guide on "Building Successful Food Hubs." According to a blog post by Anne Alonzo, Agricultural Marketing Service Administrator, the guide will include descriptions of key functions, best practices, and proven strategies for food hubs—all based on successful models operating across the United States.

Read Anne Alonzo's blog at blogs.usda.gov

Publication date: 4/4/2014

 

 
 
tweet
 
share

email
   
print
 
subscribe

 

Other news in this sector:

9/22/2014 The low wages behind Moroccan tomatoes sold in European supermarkets
9/22/2014 Mexico: Hurricane Odile hits Baja pepper, tomato production
9/22/2014 UK: Referendum platform must drive Scottish farming and food & drink sectors forward.
9/19/2014 Canada (BC): Greenhouse vegetable growers in homestretch of season
9/19/2014 Licenses to grow Medical US (FL): Marijuana should not be awarded by lottery, lawsuit argues
9/19/2014 US: The Top 100 Growers on Merchandising
9/19/2014 US: Dip forecast in bedding production volume in 2015 as market reaches more stable level
9/19/2014 UK: Sparse plans for $50-million greenhouse
9/19/2014 A sea change for flower shipping
9/19/2014 Australia: The Flowers Victoria flower of the month is the alstroemeria
9/19/2014 US: Social Media for vegetables
9/18/2014 US (CA): Ornamental trees and shrubs again most valuable crop for Cali
9/18/2014 Switzerland: lower emissions imported tomatoes between November and June
9/18/2014 US (IL): Salad vending machine makes its way to O'Hare airport hotel
9/18/2014 Jordan: 'Vegetable, fruits exports up by 21% in August'
9/18/2014 US (NM): New Mexico chile harvest heats up as cooler weather arrives
9/17/2014 US: USDA launches efforts to assist California producers affected by drought
9/17/2014 UK:Trade body representative raises questions over Scottish currency as vote looms
9/17/2014 Del Monte Pacific posts $21.9-M net loss in Q1
9/17/2014 Rabobank Fertiliser Quarterly Q3: Price support, but limited upside