Food Transportation & Distribution Module « Food Assessment Framework (FAF) Modules « Downloads
|Date posted||February 8, 2013|
|Categories||Food Assessment Framework (FAF) Modules|
This module examines the infrastructure of your food system that is responsible for getting food products from producers to consumers. Food distribution is a complex process that includes transportation of fresh products, storage facilities, and wholesalers. The infrastructure needed to distribute local produce is often different than that which is transporting food across state lines or globally. A sustainable local food system must be able to bring its local products into the food distribution chain in a timely, efficient, and safe manner.