Our Values:


Localized Food Systems

that support small and mid-scale agricultural and food processing operations within our local community that create local jobs, build economic vitality within the food system, and connect producers with consumers

 


Justice & Fairness

to improve equity, affordability, and accessibility of high quality, culturally relevant, and nutritionally appropriate food for all members of our community

 

Valued Workforce

so that all food chain workers and producers from production to consumption are provided safe, healthy, and dignified working conditions and fair compensation

 

Sustainable Ecosystems

that support food production systems that protect natural resources, encourage biodiversity, and provide healthy and humane care for farm animals

 

Strong Communities

that build diverse and collaborative relationships, and support civic participation, political empowerment, and local leadership