Wholesale and Food Hub Resources

Wholesale and Food Hub Resources 2017-12-06T17:22:31+00:00

As Healthy Harvest of North Iowa continues it’s focus on exploring collaborative marketing, we begin to see the term Food Hub pop up in conversations. Here are some resources to provide more background on wholesale and food hubs:

A Snapshot of Local Food Hub Activity in Iowa

Agriculture Marketing Service (AMS)

The National Good Food Network’s Food Hub Center.

Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture has a “Growers Manual: A Template for Grower Cooperatives“. This resources also has a lot of great information about Post Harvest Handling for a variety of crops.

Practical Farmers of Iowa: “Scaling Up” looks into wholesale marketing.

Another Food Hub related resource from the Leopold Center is: Production Planning for Aggregators