Conservation Training

Discussion on Local Food Purchasing Cooperative Agreement Program

February 15, 2022

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Location: Online

The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) invites food security and local food system organizations to attend a virtual strategic planning discussion regarding the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Local Food Purchasing Cooperative Agreement Program (LFPA).

The webinar will include program information, a question and answer session with USDA staff, and an open discussion on the following questions:

  • What current barriers do you see in developing local supply chains to serve food security efforts?
  • What current projects do you have that are attempting to address these issues?
  • How can we shape our local supply chain system?