farm co-op

How to Start Your Farm Co-op - with Heather Pritchard, Foodlands Co-op BC

Local Food and Farm Co-ops in partnership with Ecological Farmers Association of Ontario bring you a workshop and talk with Heather Pritchard, a seasoned farm co-op and land trust community-builder from BC.

Wholesale Success: A Guide for Local/Regional Farmers is pleased to announce the 3rd edition of its publication, Wholesale Success: A Farmer’s Guide to Food Safety, Postharvest Handling, Packing and Selling Produce.

The recently revised, 312 page book is the definitive training source on selling into wholesale markets. It includes topics such as: Calculating Return on Investment; Cleaning, Drying, and Curing Produce; Traceability; Packing Shed Design; and Maintaining the Cold Chain.