03/2018

The Carrot Project

To successfully transition from planning to implementation of The Blueprint, by building a business assistance network for farms and food businesses.

Regional Food Systems

$40,000
03/2018

Maine Farmland Trust

To help more farmers scale up for the wholesale market, which is essential to growing local and regional markets and the farming sector in Maine.

Regional Food Systems

$50,000
03/2018

Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association

To ensure that Maine farmers and food producers are able to ramp up production, particularly in Aroostook County, as demand increases for healthy, sustainable, and organic food throughout the region.

Regional Food Systems

$50,000
03/2018

Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund

To enable greater coordination and collaboration among organizations across Vermont to achieve the 25 goals of Vermont’s Farm to Plate Strategic Plan by 2020.

Regional Food Systems

$100,000
03/2018

Massachusetts Food System Collaborative

To work toward a more equitable and sustainable food system for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts by promoting, monitoring, and facilitating implementation of the Massachusetts Local Food Action Plan.

Regional Food Systems

$50,000
03/2018

University of New Hampshire Foundation

To support Food Solutions New England’s work to implement key projects related to three core strategies, build network leadership, and further racial equity in the region.

Regional Food Systems

$125,000
12/2017

CommonWealth Kitchen

To develop year-round custom product manufacturing services for the institutional market as a means for establishing an economically-viable supply chain for farmers in New England.

Regional Food Systems

$75,000
12/2017

Massachusetts Farm to School

To educate critical farm to school decisionmakers about the need for stronger policies and programs to increase local foods procurement by Massachusetts schools.

Regional Food Systems

$25,000
12/2017

Land for Good

To work with American Farmland Trust and Conservation Law Foundation to engage and educate policymakers and support stakeholder efforts to advance public policy actions around farmland access and farm transfer in New England.

Regional Food Systems

$25,000
12/2017

Land for Good

To provide technical assistance and educational resources to farmers and farmland owners in order to improve farmland access, transfer, and tenure for beginning and established farmers in New England.

Regional Food Systems

$30,000