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Adopt West Virginia's Road Map for the Food Economy!

46 Signatures Goal: 100

The West Virginia Road Map for the Food Economy is a statewide "food charter" designed to help us all focus, measure, and celebrate our collective progress towards a stronger local food system. The Road Map offers a vision for West Virginia's local food economy and provides ways of measuring how statewide and local policies, programs, and community efforts are contributing to the strength of that food economy. It includes an action plan for the next five years. Through seven public forums across the state, more than 310 West Virginians from all walks of life contributed to writing the Road Map.

The action plan in the Road Map for the Food Economy centers around four goals for West Virginia:

1. Youth and new farmers participate in the agricultural economy.
2. Institutions and schools buy healthy local food.
3. The public consumes healthy local food at a household level.
4. Local farmers increase their income and are profitable.

Click here to read the complete Road Map for the Food Economy.

Then, commit to furthering the Road Map's action plan by signing on below!

Sponsor

West Virginia Food and Farm Coalition

Links

Core Partners:
West Virginia Food & Farm Coalition
West Virginia University Extension Service and WV Small Farm Center
West Virginia Department of Education
West Virginia Department of Agriculture
West Virginia State University
West Virginia Community Development Hub

With sponsorship from:
Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation
blue moon fund
West Virginia Office of Healthy Lifestyles
Change the Future WV
Mid-Ohio Valley Health Department
BB&T
WVU Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources & Design
  • Manna Meal, Inc.
    Manna Meal, Inc. United States, Waynesboro
    Jul 26, 2014
    Jul 26, 2014
    Operating a no ask soup kitchen for the last 39 years. Serving an average of 410 people per day, breakfast and lunch, 7 days a week 365 days a year.
    Also operating a one acre vegetables & flower garden. We cook and give the produce to those in need and sell the flowers
  • George White
    George White United States, Warren
    Dec 03, 2013
    Dec 03, 2013
    100% support
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  • 1 year ago
    Manna Meal, Inc.
    1 year ago
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    Leaning Sycamore Farm, LLC
    1 year ago
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    All Things Herbal Local Market, LLC United States
    1 year ago
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    Fairmont Community Gardens
    1 year ago
  • 1 year ago
    All Things Herbal Local Market, LLC
    1 year ago
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    Potomac Highlands Food and Farm Initiative United States
    1 year ago
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    Berea Gardens United States
    1 year ago
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    Jane Toneu United States
    1 year ago
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    Marlo Long United States
    2 years ago
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    George White United States
    2 years ago
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    top seo guys Russian Federation
    2 years ago
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    social bookmarking service Russian Federation
    2 years ago
  • 2 years ago
    West Virginia Farmers Market Association United States
    2 years ago
  • 2 years ago
    Morgan's Grove Market United States
    2 years ago
  • 2 years ago
    Panorama at the Peak - Farm Fresh Dining United States
    2 years ago
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