FAO in North America

Know your farmer, know your food

Submitted by Rachel Friedman on March 12, 2012

As a follow up to its Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food Initiative, launched in 2009, the United States Department of Agriculture recently introduced a digital guide  – the Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food Compass — detailing USDA support to local and regional food projects over the past three years.  The website contains case studies and other tools to connect people to their local food supplies and an interactive map that shows USDA investments across the country.

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