Good Food Production & Land Use

Goal: Encourage regional-based production of foods and value-added food products.

  1. Determine a baseline for food production and agricultural land use.
  2. Establish policy drafts to increase food production and agricultural land use.

The Food Production Work Group toured the lovely Carriage House Farm with Richard Stewart this week!

Good Food Production & Land Use

Goal: Encourage regional-based production of foods and value-added food products. 
Priorities: 
  1. Determine a baseline for food production and agricultural land use.
  2. Establish policy drafts to increase food production and agricultural land use.

Current Projects

Coming soon

Recent Work

Agriculture Land Preservation Policy Recomendation

The Greater Cincinnati Regional Food Policy Council encourages the preservation of agricultural land, as well as the creation of land banks and trusts. Ensuring growers’ access to land in perpetuity helps guarantee agricultural and horticultural activities are accessible to all people in the urban and rural areas of our ten-county region. This policy recommendation emphasizes agricultural land. 

Who is Training Farmers in the CORV Foodshed? 

Written by GCRFPC member, Alan Wight, PhD. The article reviews many (if not most) of the farmer training programs in the Central Ohio River Valley.

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