Ear to the Ground No. 244: Cultural Competency & Local Food

Researcher Emily Reno started out doing a simple market analysis for a Latino produce cooperative, but ended up gaining new insights into the barriers and opportunities involved when any farmer seeks to sell local food on a wholesale basis.

• Emily Reno’s study, “Taking Advantage of this Moment and Opportunity: Regional Market Analysis and Marketing Recommendations,” is available here.

• LSP's Farmer-Eater Exchange offers ways to connect eaters with local farmers.

• For more on LSP's racial justice work, click here.