A new study, Healthy Foods Healthy Communities: The Social and Economic Impacts of Food Co-ops, quantifies the impact food co-ops have as compared to conventional grocery stores. The study was conducted by the ICA Group, a not-for-profit consulting firm with expertise in cooperatives, economic development, and business research. The 17-page report can be downloaded in . . . → Read More: New Study Shows the Social and Economic Impacts of Food Co-ops
One more report on how investing in local food can reap multiple benefits to the economy.
Market Forces: Creating Jobs through Public Investment in Local and Regional Food Systems | Union of Concerned Scientists.
If you read our recent post, you know this is Dine Originals Week in Columbus! From this Monday, November 8th through Sunday, November 14th, Dine Originals Columbus member restaurants will feature specially designed menus fixed priced at $10, $20 or $30.
Lunch or dinner – you choose! This is YOUR opportunity to sample unique menu features, enjoy a new restaurant . . . → Read More: Dine Originals Week: Don’t Miss It!