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See the Local Difference: Regional Food Systems Become Essential Ingredient for Michigan’s Future

This special report, See the Local Difference, provides a tour of the emerging good food system in Michigan: How it is taking shape, what it contributes, and how local and state leaders can pitch in to both accelerate and make the most of it.

Part I covers the economic opportunities that flow from supporting and advancing local and regional food systems. Part II provides a map of the programs and policies on the pathway leading to good food and a more durable prosperity for Michigan.

Downloadable Documents
Author
Patty Cantrell
Publisher
Traverse City, MI: Michigan Land Use Institute
Page Numbers
20
Publication Date
February 01, 2009
Publication Type
Reports and Guides
State
Michigan
Keywords
Agricultural Economic Development, Direct Marketing, Farm to School / Institution, Local / Regional Food Systems, Planning for Agriculture and Food Systems

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