Cabarrus County Local Food Purchasing Policy

Jurisdiction Name: Cabarrus County
State/Province: NC
Country: United States
Type of Government: County
Population: 184,498
Population Range: 50,000 to 249,999
Policy Links: WebPDF
Policy type: standards
Year: 2010
GFC Topic: community food connections
Keywords: access, economy, food access, food economy, food procurement, food production, food purchasing, healthy food, local, local food, local food economy, local food production, local food purchasing policy, procurement, production, purchasing, resolution
Adopting Government Department(s):

Cabarrus County Board of Commissioners

Lead Implementing Entity(s): Planning and Development
Support Entity(s):


Funding Amount: not applicable
Funding Sources: not applicable
Policy Outcome(s):

established a local food purchasing policy; Cabarrus County Government Employees shall locally source at least 10% of all food served at county catered events and small department-sponsored meetings from food producers within North Carolina; connected to the NC 10% Farm to Table campaign

Additional Resources and Information: Link 1