Research has shown that if northwest Michigan households spent just $10 a week on local farm foods, our regional economy would gain nearly $5 million in new revenue each year. This is something we all can do!
455 people have made the pledge!
That adds up to $236,600 a year!
12 businesses are participating, too! How about yours?
Pledge to spend at least $10 a week on locally grown food!
Pledge to provide locally grown food at staff meetings or office parties, or to spend 10 percent of your food budget locally.
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Why buy local?
If we all spend just $10 a week on local farm foods, our regional economy will grow by nearly $5 million a year!