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SHIFT Happens: The Role of Food Hubs in Local Food

In this article (see link below) from the Local Food Shift Magazine, you'll find out why the F.R.E.S.H. Food Hub will play an important role in our shifting food economy in West End. "The market for local food is growing at 20 to 30 percent annually in the U.S., while the market for traditional food is essentially flat." "What farmers need to keep in mind, however, is that food hubs can help to coordinate production so that farmers are growing the most lucrative crops: plus, food hubs take care of marketing and distribution so that farmers can focus on what they do best--growing food. Check out the article online.