Groups

Group Description Manager Posts Members Join Link
Open Source Ecology

Cleveland and Oberlin groups organized around OSE development of components of global village construction set.

Brad Masi 4 13 Join
Natural Resources/Conservation

Natural resource conservation support

Brad Masi 4 12 Invite only
Farm Supplies/Support

Businesses that supply local farmers

Brad Masi 3 2 Invite only
Public Art and Artists

Artists and artisans that link with local food systems

Brad Masi 3 5 Join
Students and Youth

Primary and college level students

Brad Masi 4 4 Invite only
Communications/IT

Media, communications, web designers

Brad Masi 4 16 Invite only
Waste Recovery

Organic waste processing and re-use

Brad Masi 6 4 Invite only
Materials/Construction

Materials and construction for farm and food infrastructure

Brad Masi 6 1 Invite only
Energy/Fuel Production

Renewable energy and alternative fuels

Brad Masi 4 2 Invite only
Urban Growers

Urban community or market gardeners.

Brad Masi 10 49 Invite only
Commodity/Production Agriculture

Commodity and large-scale producers

Brad Masi 5 66 Invite only
Specialty Meat/Dairy

Specialty meat and dairy farmers targeting local or specialty markets

Brad Masi 9 8 Invite only
Specialty Grain/Produce

Specialty grain or produce farmers targeting local markets.

Brad Masi 6 13 Invite only
Non-Profit Organizations

Non-profit organizations supporting local food efforts

Brad Masi 5 49 Invite only
Philanthropy

Members of philanthropic organizations

Brad Masi 4 8 Invite only
Economic Development

Economic development professionals

Brad Masi 11 17 Invite only
Public Health

Focused on the connection between public health and local food access.

Brad Masi 14 20 Invite only
Food Policy Council

Food policy council representatives

Brad Masi 4 18 Invite only
Elected Officials/Government Officials

Public employees or elected representatives.

Brad Masi 5 11 Invite only
Higher Education

Faculty, staff, administrators of colleges/universities

Brad Masi 5 28 Invite only
K-12 Education

Teachers, administrators of K-12 schools

Brad Masi 4 7 Invite only
Vocational/Entrepreneurial Education

Vocational and entrepreneurship educators

Brad Masi 4 8 Invite only
Business Incubators

Business incubators for food and farm enterprises

Brad Masi 4 11 Invite only
Land Access

Agencies or organizations facilitating land access

Brad Masi 4 6 Invite only
Micro-Financing

Micro-finacing for local food enterprises

Brad Masi 4 3 Invite only
Community Development Corporations

Community Development Corporations in urban or rural areas

Brad Masi 4 10 Invite only
Distribution

Distribution and logistics for locally grown food

Brad Masi 4 7 Invite only
Aggregation/Warehousing

Aggregation or storage for locally grown foods

Brad Masi 4 2 Invite only
Food Processing/Manufacturing

Food processing and value-added production

Brad Masi 5 6 Invite only
Grocers

Managers or employees of grocery stores

Brad Masi 4 5 Invite only
Restaurants

Owners or employees of restaurants

Brad Masi 4 6 Invite only
Institutional Food Services

Managers or employees of institutional food services

Brad Masi 4 2 Invite only
Food Banks/Emergency Relief

Food bank and emergency food distribution

Brad Masi 3 4 Invite only
Community-Supported Agriculture

Community-Supported Agriculture programs

Brad Masi 5 11 Invite only
Farmers Markets

Farmers market managers and members

Brad Masi 6 10 Invite only
Cooperatives

Cooperative managers and members

Brad Masi 5 8 Invite only