If you have an interest in local foods and food hubs, you will have heard of Ecotrust's FoodHub project. It is one of the most sophisticated, well-developed (and still-developing) networks in support of these goals anywhere in the US.
- Jeff Deiss, USDA Rural Development, Oregon State Office
Sourcing can be a real issue for sustainable, USDA inspected meats so I turned to FoodHub, found (Flying Dog Farms), and voila, I called! It was a big win-win, all made possible by FoodHub.”
- Carolyn Goodwin, Sound Food Read their connection storySound Food ↔ Flying Dog Farms
Recently, FoodHub led Flying Dog Farms to a connection with FoodHub Associate Member Sound Food, which works to strengthen the food network in Washington State's West Sound. While trying to help a local retailer source pastured goods for their freezer, Sound Food's Carolyn Goodwin logged into FoodHub and started searching. Now, according to Goodwin, not only are they planning to source pork from Flying Dog Farm, but are also considering stocking the beef and lamb Sampson recently added to her ranching repertoire.Read Full StoryStart connecting today. Join FoodHub.