Meetings Scheduled to Discuss Local Food Distribution in South Dakota
The Value Added Agriculture Development Center and Buy Fresh Buy Local are conducting a series of meetings to evaluate the potential for local food distribution. The goal is to establish systems to aggregate, process, package and distribute local foods in South Dakota.
All consumers, producers, famers, businesses, schools and institutions interested in expanding the availability of local foods are invited to attend.
The meetings scheduled to date are:
Aberdeen – December 11, 2010, 10:00 am, Alexander Mitchell Public Library, 519 S Kline Street
Vermillion – December 13, 2010, 8:00 pm, Vermillion Public Library, 18 Church Street
Huron – December 16, 2010, 7:30 pm, Beadle County Extension Service, 1110 3rd Street SW
Additional locations to be scheduled in 2011:
Pierre, Rapid City, Mobridge, Brookings/Sioux Falls, Marty/Winner, Pine Ridge/Rosebud, Spearfish