This paper reviews the existing literature on local food systems, examines a variety of strategies and initiatives that are currently underway, and identifies steps that community leaders and citizens can use to develop their own local food systems.
Local Food Systems and Sustainable Communities
American Journal of Alternative Agriculture
Gail W. Feenstra
Greenbelt, MD: The American Journal of Alternative Agriculture
January 01, 1997
Direct Marketing, Farmers Markets, Local / Regional Food Systems, Planning for Agriculture and Food Systems, Urban Agriculture