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WV Farmer’s Market 2016 Non-Meat Price Report

The West Virginia Farmers Market Association (WVFMA) is collecting farmers market…

West Virginia Buyer Survey

Download the West Virginia Buyer Survey pdf. and submit to the West Virginia…

2015 Legislative Issues Packet

2015 LEGISLATIVE AGENDA As West Virginia’s 2015 Legislative Session begins, the West…

Cooperative Development Guide

DEVELOPMENT GUIDE FOR NEW AND EMERGING FOOD HUBS AND INCUBATOR TRAINING…

WV Co-op Collaborative Toolkit

COMING SOON! Working with partners at Mountain State Justice,  The West…

Legislative Packet 2016

Download the WVFFC’s 2016 Legislative Packet, with all of the information you need about our 2016 policy issues! 

A Primer on Mineral Severance for West Virginia Farmers

The West Virginia Food & Farm Coalition partnered with the WVU…

School Gardening Common Core Resources

These resources were formerly housed on the www.wvschoolgardens.org. They are examples of…

2012 School Gardening Toolkit

Note: This Toolkit was originally published in 2012 on the WV School…

Eastern Panhandle Buyer-Grower Directory

In partnership with the WV Farmers Market Association, this is the fourth…

Legislative Issues Packet (2015)

This report details 3 policies of primary importance to our stakeholders for the…

A West Virginia Producer’s Guide to Processing & Marketing Meat & Poultry (2014)

The intent of this guide is to help current and future…

Food Hub Tour, Charlottesville VA (2011)

On July 7th, 2011 a group of 25 producers, consumers, NGO…

Regional Roundtable Executive Report (2011)

The Regional Roundtable Series on Food and Farms was a series…

Presentation: WV Season Production & its Impacts (2012)

This presentation summarizes the findings of West Virginia Food System: Season Production…

West Virginia Food System: Season Production & its Impacts (2012)

This project explores the West Virginia food system. This study uses…

Regional Gathering on School Gardens Report (2012)

This report details the 2012 findings on the status of West…

West Virginia Food System Score Card (2012)

The following document is a West Virginia food system “score card”…

West Virginia Local Food Resources (2012)

This directory was created in 2012 as a companion for a report…

Huntington WV Buyer Grower Directory (2013)

The Huntington WV Buyer Grower Directory is the first directory to be created by the…

FSMA Produce Rule Comments (2013)

These 2013 comments address the impacts that the proposed FSMA Produce…

Value Chain Assessment Part I: Assessing Regional Needs & Building a Community Strategy (2013)

This report describes the first part of a two-part assessment conducted…

Value Chain Assessment Part II: Evaluating Current Value Chains, And Their Growth (2013)

This report is the second part of a two-part assessment conducted…

SNAP-Outreach Toolkit for Farmers Markets (2014)

After collecting data from several types of SNAP-Outreach conducted by West…

Employment and Labor Law Toolkit (2014)

This toolkit breaks down employment law as it pertains to farms,…

Beckley WV Buyer Grower Directory (2014)

The Beckley WV Buyer Grower Directory is the second directory to…

North Central WV Buyer-Grower Directory (2014)

The North Central WV Buyer Grower Directory is the third directory to…

Cooperatives Development and Management Toolkit (2014)

Drafted in 2014, this toolkit illustrates different types of cooperatives, the history…

WV Food System: Opportunities and Constraints in Local Food Supply Chains (2012)

The purpose of this 2012 report, West Virginia Food System: Opportunities and…

Road Map for the Food Economy Update (2014)

The 2014 Road Map Update for the Food Economy tracks our progress from…

Road Map for the Food Economy (2012)

Published in 2012, the Road Map for the Food Economy is a statewide…