Team Goal

LOCAL FOOD: Double the percent of fruits and vegetables sourced and consumed within our region.

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Local Food Team


The Local Food team brings together local farmers, distributors, farmers markets, cooperatives, community gardeners, community supported agriculture organizations, health professionals, restaurants, extension services, educational organizations and processors to develop strategies to increase the demand for local foods, increase production and identify new markets for local foods.

Our current campaign is the 10% Food Shift - Click here and Pledge Allegiance to Local Foods


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Action Plan

Developing a digital baseline map of production farms, farmers markets, processors of local food, etc.  Sharing best practices.  Inventorying existing services and resources available to local growers. Collaborating to promote the CORV annual Guide to Local Foods.

Check the Event Calendar or contact the Action Team Chair for the next scheduled meeting time and location.


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Get in Touch

Contact one of the Co-Chairs if you would like info on this Action Team:

Vickie Ciotti, Civic Garden Center

Brian Frank, Cincinnati State


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