School of Urban and Regional PlanningThe University of IowaGraduate College

Local Food

  • Updated: 05/30/2016 8:14 am CDT

    The Growing Food Connections aims to promote food security and foster sustainable agriculture by building the capacity of local government to improve community food systems for farmers and community residents.

  • Updated: 12/24/2015 1:13 am CST

    Field to Family promotes the connection between families and local food and farmers in the Iowa City and Cider Rapids.

  • Updated: 12/22/2015 1:52 am CST

    The Northeast Iowa Food & Fitness Initiative works on developing places for people have access to healthy, locally grown foods and promoting more opportunities for physical activity for the places.

  • Updated: 12/17/2015 10:29 am CST

    Practical Farmers of Iowa established in 1985 and is a farmer-led nonprofit organization.

  • Updated: 09/24/2015 9:49 am CDT

    Links to examples of farmer's markets in Iowa - The Freight House Farmer's Market in Davenport, Iowa and the Downtown Farmer's Market in Des Moines, Iowa.

  • Updated: 09/24/2015 9:50 am CDT

    GROWN Locally is a cooperative of small, local farms in Northeast Iowa dedicated to providing fresh, high quality foods to local food service institutions.