Provincial Local Food Procurement Policy: An Opportunity for Manitoba

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Author: 
Farm to Cafeteria Working Group
Date: 
2011-04-01

This report examines the economic, environmental and nutritional benefits that a provincial local food procurement policy could bring to Manitoba. The research identifies opportunities for the Province of Manitoba to adopt local food procurement policies, and provides examples of successful local food procurement policies and initiatives from around the world. The report also presents ways for the Province to navigate potential barriers, and explains the role that Local Food Plus would play in certifying local food providers and ensuring accountability.

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