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Investigating The Feasibility Of Establishing Food Processing And Distribution Centers For Western Iowa, Patrick Garrity Jan 2009

Investigating The Feasibility Of Establishing Food Processing And Distribution Centers For Western Iowa, Patrick Garrity

Leopold Center Completed Grant Reports

With increasing enthusiasm for local food in western Iowa, there is interest in production, purchasing and processing of items grown in the region. This study examined the capacity, skills, and demands for local food in this area.


Plan Demonstration Farm To Include Farm Business Incubator And Educational Use, Linda Barnes, Tom Diemerley, Norman Mccoy Jan 2009

Plan Demonstration Farm To Include Farm Business Incubator And Educational Use, Linda Barnes, Tom Diemerley, Norman Mccoy

Leopold Center Completed Grant Reports

A farm plan was created to guide land use decisions for the demonstration farm at the Midwest Center for Entrepreneurial Agriculture in Marshalltown, Iowa.


Community Economic Impact Assessment For A Multi-County Local Food System In Northeast Iowa, Kamyar Enshayan Jan 2009

Community Economic Impact Assessment For A Multi-County Local Food System In Northeast Iowa, Kamyar Enshayan

Leopold Center Completed Grant Reports

The positive results of a decade's worth of investment in local food systems in the Black Hawk County area were documented.