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Per S.L. 2013-360 Section 13.4, the NC Sustainable Local Food Council was eliminated as of July 31, 2013



Past council meetings

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  • Sept. 20, 2012
  • July 26, 2012
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      Presentation: Local Food Branding Efforts
      Gary Matteson, Vice President, Young, Beginning, Small Farmer Programs & Outreach, The Farm Credit Council
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      Supporting document: The Emergence of Retail Agriculture:  Its Outlook, Capital Needs, and Role in Supporting Young, Beginning, and Small Farmers
      Alan R. Hunt, PhD Candidate, Centre for Rural Economy, Newcastle University, UK
      Gary Matteson, Vice President, Young, Beginning, Small Farmer Programs and Outreach, Farm Credit Council, Washington, D.C.

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  • April 26, 2012
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      Presentation: Local Food Assessments Update
      Debbie Hamrick, NC Farm Bureau
      John Day, Shi Day Consulting
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      Presentation: Seeds of Change Initiative Presentation
      Lauri Wilson and Cheryl Hagevik, Seeds of Change Initiative
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      Presentation: House Select Committee on Childhood Obesity
      Teresa Heath, Intern, Representative LaRoque
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      Presentation: Local Food Marketing Efforts, Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project
      Charlie Jackson, ASAP
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      Committee Report: Economic Development & Infrastructure Debbie Hamrick – Chair
       
      Committee Report: Health, Wellness, Hunger & Food Access Alice Ammerman – Chair  
      Committee Report: Land, People & Natural Resources John Day – Chair Download PDF
      Presentation: Present Use Value Meeting Updates
      Roland McReynolds
       
  • January 19, 2012
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      Presentation: Present Use Valuation
      Julian Philpott, NC Farm Bureau Federation
      Stan Duncan, Henderson County
      Edgar Miller, Conservation Trust for NC
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      Presentation: Local Produce Safety Initiative Progress Report: Small Farms’ Experience with GAPs
      Roland McReynolds, Carolina Farm Stewardship Association
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      Presentation: Making Farmland More Accessible to Meet the Demand for Local Foods: The Land Trust Perspective
      Edgar Miller, Conservation Trust for NC
      David Heeks, Farmer
      Jeff Masten, Triangle Land Conservancy
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      Report: Council Recommendations for 2012 Legislative Action Download PDF
  • Sept. 22, 2011
  • July 21, 2011
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      Report: Economic Development & Infrastructure Subcommittee Draft Recommendations Download PDF
      Report: Health, Wellness, Hunger, and Food Access Draft Recommendations Download PDF
      Report: Land, People & Natural Resources Subcommittee Draft Recommendations Download PDF
      Presentation: Background and Current Egg Law Regulations
      Jim Melvin, NCDA&CS
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      Presentation: NC Capital Access Program 
      Tom Wall, NC Rural Center
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  • April 28, 2011
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      Minutes (Approved 7-21-11) Download PDF
      Presentation: Mission and Focus
      Joy Hicks, NCDA&CS
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      Presentation: NC SLFAC Progress to Date
      Jim Cummings
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      Presentation: Land, People & Natural Resources Subcommittee Progress Report Download PDF
      Presentation: Economic Development & Infrastructure Subcommittee Progress Report Download PDF
      Presentation: Health, Wellness, Hunger, and Food Access Progress Report Download PDF
      Presentation: Carolina Meat Conference Download PDF
  • March 15, 2011
  • January 20, 2011
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      Presentation: Managing Financial Risk
      Scott Marlow, Director, Farm Sustainability, RAFI
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      Annual Report Recommendations Presentations

      Farm to School Program
      Gary Gay, Food Distribution Division Director, NCDA&CS

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  • September 9, 2010
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      Minutes (approved 1-20-11) Download PDF
      Presentation: Regional Local Food Council Input
      Aaron Newton, Cabarrus County Local Food System
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      Presentation: How Local and County Governments Interface with Local Foods Businesses and Farms
      John Day, Cabarrus County
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      Presentation: WNC Regional Livestock Center
      LT Ward, WNC Communities
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      Presentation: Financing Local Food Businesses and Farms
      Anna Tefft, NC Sr. Business Lender, Natural Capital

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      updated 9/20/10

  • July 22, 2010
  • April 22, 2010
  • Feb. 2, 2010

 

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