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North Carolina Food Councils

Join NC food policy council listserv, a forum to connect food councils, food policy happenings, and discussions across the state. 

National Food Policy Network

Join the Food Policy Network listserv for resources, events, and idea exchange with food councils and food policy advocates across the United States.

Network Calls

As a way to continue building relationships across regions and around specific topics, we host network calls with food council members and interested partners.

Charlotte Region

To connect with food councils and partners in this region, contact Jared Cates at jared@carolinafarmstewards.org.

Quarterly Call Notes

Northeast Region

To connect with food councils and partners in this region, contact Abbey Piner at abbey_piner@ncsu.edu.

Quarterly Call Notes

Southeast Region

To connect with food councils and partners in this region, contact Abbey Piner at abbey_piner@ncsu.edu.

Quarterly Call Notes

Triad Region

To connect with food councils and partners in this region, contact Gini Knight at gini_knight@ncsu.edu.

Quarterly Call Notes

Triangle Region

To connect with food councils and partners in this region, contact Megan Bolejack at mbolejack@caresharehealth.org.

Quarterly Call Notes

Western Region

To connect with food councils and partners in this region, contact Amy Marion at amy@asapconnections.org.

Quarterly Call Notes

Connect with Western NC Food Council Network on facebook.

COLLABORATIVE POLICY CALLS FOR FOOD COUNCILS

Interested in current food policy happenings in North Carolina? The current call topics are convened at the request of members of the NC network of food councils. Contact Jared at jared@carolinafarmstewards.org to participate on these calls or initiate a new topic.

Food Recovery

Explore rules and regulations related to food recovery and donation from individuals and institutions in North Carolina. 

Next call: Fri, Dec. 13 at 12pm

 

Ag Development & Farm Preservation PUV Trust Funds

Explore the development of local trust funds that support farming and agriculture by using tax penalties paid to a county when property leaves Present Use Value (PUV) tax status. 

Next call: Thu, Nov 21 at 12pm

 

Healthy Vending

Explore policies that local governments can use in North Carolina to restrict the sale of sugary beverages and snacks on municipal and county-owned property.

Wed, Oct 23 at 11am

 

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