Posted on Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 by Megan

Fresh Sheet for Sellers | October 9 – 15, 2012

The FoodHub Fresh Sheet is a rundown of what’s popping in the community this week.

In this week’s Fresh Sheet: Buyers looking for flour on FoodHub, buying by the bulb and bulk orders cut down to size.

‘Tis the season – keep an eye on your inbox for our annual Member survey. Last year you gave us some great feedback. Participate again this year and be eligible for free on-site advertising and a drawing for one of two $50 Amazon gift cards. Stay tuned!

Product Alerts

Looking forward to finding flour on FoodHub.

WHOLE WHEAT PASTRY FLOUR – The Dayville School District in Dayville, OR, buys whole wheat pastry flour to create baked goods for their students. Shoot them a message to see if they’ve ever considered going local with their grains.

10 GRAIN FLOUR – The scratch café at the Good Shepherd Medical Center in Hermiston, OR, uses fresh, locally grown ingredients like 10 grain flour to feed their customers. Get in touch if you think they would favor your flour.

WHITE PASTRY FLOURLane Community College’s catering department prefers to buy from vendors within 100 miles of their location in Eugene, OR. They work with several distributors as well as several organizations supporting the regional food economy. They could fancy some locally grown flour.

Find buyers looking for what you have. Just type a product of yours in the search box at the top of any page to get started.

Marketplace Updates

By the bulb and cut down to size in bulk.

Fish People in Otis, OR, is looking for 40 lbs of whole-head organic GARLIC to combine with their seafood in prepackaged, locally-sourced offerings to consumers. Respond to their marketplace post to see if they might buy your bulbs.

Fresh, shredded matchstick WINTER SQUASH is needed by the Beaverton School District in Beaverton, OR. Convinced you can fuel their students with your cucurbits? Send them a message for more details on their needs.

Write your own post! Put an “Available” post on Marketplace to promote your own products.

Member Spotlights

Advertising in the FoodHub Fresh Sheet means FoodHub buyers can connect with you directly from their inbox to your FoodHub profile! Don’t miss out on your opportunity to interface with this highly qualified audience.

The Member Spotlights in the FoodHub Fresh Sheet are paid advertising for the Members listed. To take advantage of this and other advertising opportunities give us a call toll free at 855-FOODHUB or email us at meet@food-hub.org.

Community Events & Updates

Oct.15-16
 
St. Paul, MN
 
Women’s Farm and Forestry Alliance Annual Gathering
Oct.23
 
Spokane, WA
 
WSDA Value-added Workshop Series – Fall ’12
Oct.24
 
Los Angeles, CA
 
Seedstock Sustainable Agriculture Innovation Conference
Oct.24
 
Wenatchee, WA
 
WSDA Value-added Workshop Series – Fall ’12
Oct.24
 
Lynden, WA
 
Ground Rules of Leasing Farmland
Oct.26-28
 
Greenville, SC
 
Carolina Farm Stewardship Association Sustainable Agriculture Conference
Oct.29-30
 
Cottage Grove, OR
 
Plowing with Draft Horses Workshop
Nov.9-10
 
Cary, NC
 
American Livestock Breeds Conservancy National Conference
Nov.9-11
 
Port Townsend, WA
 
Tilth Producers of Washington Annual Conference
Nov.10
 
Ojai, CA
 
Seed Production 101
Nov.12-14
 
Tacoma, WA
 
Association of Specialty Cut Flower Growers National Conference
Dec.3-5
 
Portland, OR
 
Western SARE Conference: Strengthening Agriculture’s Infrastructure
Dec.12-14
 
Pocantico Hills, NY
 
2012 National Young Farmers Conference

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