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Innovative Approaches to the Local Supply Chain - IFM 8th Annual Meeting
Thursday, May 29, 2014
Mendota 3 & 4 at Alliant Energy Center, Madison, WI
Does your foodservice source local food, or want to start? This meeting is the place for you! Be inspired by your peers in foodservice who source local Wisconsin food, meet distributors and local food businesses with Wisconsin product, eat a fabulous local food lunch, and have fun with your colleagues!
Find registration forms and more information on the IFM 8th Annual Meeting event page.
Local Food News
Funds Available! Dane County Revolving Loan Fund
Looking at loan options for farm or food business expansion, or a local food initiative? Check out this information about the Dane County Revolving Loan Fund and the Dane County Commercial Revitalization Loan Fund. For questions about these loans, contact Olivia Parry at (608) 266-4270 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Receive the IFM Local Sourcing E-News!
Our updates feature what institutions need to know to source local – upcoming events, new resources, and information about local Wisconsin product offered by local growers, processors, and distributors. To receive our emails (two or three per month), contact the IFM Coordinator at email@example.com or (608) 224-3710.
Find Local Food Here
Institutions can find local food suppliers by looking at profiles of IFM Member produce growers, local food businesses, and distributors. The profiles contain critical information to help institutions find a supplier to meet their needs. Buy Wisconsin local today!
Dane County's Institutional Food Market Coalition provides outreach, education, and technical assistance to buyers, growers, and distributors to increase local food sales. Call (608) 224-3710 for assistance!