Getting listed in the "Merrimack County Local Food Guide"

From: Luke, Stacy - Concord, NH 
Subject: Merrimack County Local Food Guide
Sent: Feb 19 '10 5:05pm

This spring, the Capital Area Farm and Community Connection (CAFCC) will be
publishing a guide to local food. The guide will enable consumers to learn
more about where they can access locally raised produce, meat, eggs, dairy
products, and other items. It will also provide a marketing tool for local
farms that which to sell directly to consumers through farm stands, farmers
markets, CSAs or via local retailers and restaurants. The guide will be

Workforce Housing

The following announcement may be of interest for those of us who employ transitional workers...

NH Economy has posted a new item, 'Workforce Housing Forum Scheduled'

As we all know, workforce housing is of great importance to the health of a community and economic development efforts. The good folks at the Rockingham Planning Commission and the Workforce Housing Coalition of the Greater Seacoast are partnering to hold a great forum that will help local officials learn about the state's new workforce housing law. [...]

Agricultural Internships

Submitted by jbd on Tue, 11/10/2009 - 22:09

This message comes from Alex Lehman, who presented at our October 2009 meeting on how farms can avail themselves of high-quality labor from overseas (and North American) countries. The program is called Cultural Homestay International.

This Web Site

Submitted by jbd on Mon, 10/26/2009 - 23:26

This web site is a "work in progress", and should remain so. It is flexible, allowing many people to contribute to it as well as having multiple administrators (so if one gets "hit by a bus", others can pick up.)

There are several things that are needed on this site that I simply haven't done yet:

  1. Logo and better graphics.
  2. Calendar of events
  3. Better roles and assignment of roles - but people have to create an account on here first.


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