“The Modern Middleman: Food Hubs”

“The Modern Middleman: Food Hubs”

From Cornell Cooperative Extension’s “The ins and outs of food hubs” by Anita Deming

“Essentially a food hub is the middle man of the marketing world. Food hubs fill a variety of functions: aggregating, sorting, grading, certifying, delivering, marketing, processing and more. In large-scale agriculture, there are a lot of existing systems to link into marketing chains, but if you want to maximize local food to local consumers, new opportunities pop up. A local food hub can fill that need.” Read more at http://www.pressrepublican.com/opinion/columns/the-ins-and-outs-of-food-hubs/article_a880b103-c3c2-5aa6-ba52-bc836b9c7129.html

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