The purpose of this is policy is to direct Linn County, Iowa, departments and agencies to make best efforts to purchase and advocate for local and sustainable food. Linn County employees, vendors, contractors and grantees – as well as all public and private institutions in the county – are likewise encouraged to purchase local and sustainable food. Local and sustainable food purchasing can support Linn County’s efforts toward economic, social, and environmental sustainability.
Linn County, IA: Food Purchasing Policy
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