Community Food Strategies

Yearly Archives: 2016


2016 NC Food Council Accomplishments

We captured some of the many accomplishments that NC food councils achieved in 2016.

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Seeking Communications Support

Share the story of your local food council’s work in the community.

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Strengthening the food and farm community in Char-Meck

A collection of successes, impact, and partnerships within the community.

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Partnerships to elevate local food policy – Community Food Strategies, Plate of the Union and local food councils

Plate of the Union food truck

Four food councils hosted Candidate Meet & Greet Events, talking all things food and farming with current and future elected officials.

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Coordinate a Local Election Season Event

This fall, Community Food Strategies and Plate of the Union are offering their organizing support to NC local food councils to host election season events.

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Connecting Communities and the Supply Chain

Touring a food processing facility, mapping supply chain assets, developing regional priorities, and building cross-county relationships were all part of this Northeast NC gathering.

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Building Capacity in the Triangle

Nearly 50 people took part in story-telling practice, regional visioning, economic development tools, and a brief history of agriculture in Orange County at the Triangle Gathering.

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Strengthening Triad regional partnerships

Economic development and collaboration within a regional context were the focus for nearly 60 people who attended a Triad Gathering to build relationships across counties and sectors.

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Triangle Regional Food Council Gathering

You’re invited to the Triangle Regional Food Network Gathering on May 10th. Dinner will be provided. This event will be a mixture of story-telling, information sharing, networking, and regional goal-setting for local farm and food initiatives.  Attending this event will be…

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Triad Food Network Gathering

We would like to invite all food council members and local food advocates to attend a free Regional Food Network Gathering for the Triad region on Monday, May 2nd. This event will include program sharing, networking, and regional visioning for local farm and food initiatives…

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