Where are the opportunities in the new local food economy? Come hear how six local entrepreneurs have created successful for-profit and not-for-profit enterprises. “Putting Our Money Where Our Mouths Are: Farm & Food Entrepreneurship in the Pioneer Valley” takes place October 27th at Greenfield Community College.
As part of the PVGrows Fall Forum on October 27, the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission will hold an optional afternoon session, from 1 to 3pm. Participants will learn about the latest assessment of the valley’s food system and give input for the region’s Food Security Plan, aimed at increasing consumption of local food and reducing... Read More
PVGrows is looking for committed entrepreneurs with well-researched plans to develop facilities or activities which expand the market for Pioneer Valley-grown agricultural products, such as post-harvest handling, processing, marketing, or distribution. The next PVGrows Loan Fund application deadline is February 15.