Local Foods, Local Places - EPA
Local Foods, Local Places helps communities create walkable, healthy, economically vibrant neighborhoods through the development of local food systems. The program is supported by EPA, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC), the Delta Regional Authority (DRA), and the White House Rural Council.
Local Foods, Local Places aims to:
Boost economic opportunities for local farmers and businesses. Improve access to healthy local food and promote childhood wellness. Create walkable, healthy, economically vibrant neighborhoods.