California Network of Regional Food Hubs
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This ?paper ?outlines ?a ?vision? and? implementation ?plan ?for? an ?improved ?regional?wholesale? marketing ?system? that ?addresses ?the ?major ?barriers ?and ?risks ?that ?limit? small ?family ?farmers’? ability ?to ?bring ?good ?food ?to ?market ?and, ?in?turn, ?provide? consumers ?and? communities? with ?access ?to ?good ?food.?The? vision presented ?in? this ?paper? is? of ?a ?new? statewide ?organization ?that ?networks ?regional?food ?aggregators ?and ?distributors into ?a ?system ?that ?expands?marketing ?opportunities, ?reduces ?risk, ?and ?increases ?access ?to ?good ?food—a?network ?of ?Regional ?Food ?Hubs.