Food hubs help local farmers get their products into the hands of buyers in a simple, efficient manner, make farms more profitable, and help keep… [Read More]
What is the Milwaukee Food Council?
The Food Council, which began meeting in May 2007 as an ad hoc group concerned about the food system, continues to gather on a regular basis to develop intentional, positive strategies for a healthy, affordable, equitable food system that nourishes our community and respects the environment.
Our participants include community members, professionals, and government officials. During our meetings, we discuss various aspects of the food system, including access to healthy, affordable food; land use planning; local food production and procurement; public health and other policy initiatives.Strategic Focus Areas
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There are still more scholarships available for the 2016 WI Local Food Summit, and the deadline to apply for them is Thursday January 7th. The… [Read More]
At our January 21 meeting, we will be holding elections for 6 open seats on our board of directors. Everyone who attends the meeting is… [Read More]