At the most basic level, when you buy local more money stays in the community. Purchases are twice as efficient in terms of keeping the local economy alive, when you buy local!
Locally produced food manufacturers can now get the professional consulting and training to get their products tested, labeled, and licensed for retail sale.
We work directly with retailers who share and support small agriculture businesses and the same farm-to-table vision.
The mission of the Foodworks Alliance is to support local businesses, but to incorporate the growers, manufacturers, and distributors of our local food systems.
We feature specialty shops, food markets, produce vendors, restaurants, and cafes who choose to utilize and offer locally grown and produced items.
Serve Safe Program
Restaurants and institutions can get a discount on the Serve Safe Program, as well as Value Added Product Assessment through our membership programs.
Membership opportunities include assistance with business planning, marketing, HACCP plan development, and Serve Safe Training.