Production Planning for Aggregators

Publication Date: 
May, 2014
Author(s): 
Savanna Lyons, Leopold Center; and Mary Oldham, Value Chain Cluster Initiative
Type: 
Leopold Center paper, pub or report (authored, reviewed or presented by LC staff)
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Description: 

This 21-page guide is designed for aggregators -- businesses and organizations that create a single sales outlet through which large-volume buyers can purchase products from several local farmers. This fact sheet reviews the basics of coordinated production planning, explains how aggregators operate, and suggests things to consider when getting started. Examples are included from other aggregators. Newsletter article about the local food team

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