food hubs in the rural west

posted April 25, 2016

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Can food hubs boost rural farming economies?

Lyndsey Gilpin, 21 April 2016, High Country News

Their idea was to use the building as a community food hub: Local farmers pay a fee to the organization to bring their food to the school building, where it’s sold wholesale at an affordable price for consumers. That way, the hub can compete with chain grocery stores.