Health and Equity

Ensuring access to healthy, local food for all residents of Cuyahoga County.

Community Engagement and Collaboration

Creating forums to bring together diverse stakeholders of the food system – from producers to consumers and all those in between.

photo by Sean Norris
Economic Development and Entrepreneurship

Removing barriers to new market opportunities for local food businesses including urban farms, farmers’ markets and food trucks.

photo by Sean Norris
Research-Based Decision Making

Assessing the local and regional food environment to guide policies and programs.


posted Feb 17, 2015 by Nico Boyd
The Produce Perks 2015 Application is now available! If you would like to participate in the...
posted Jan 9, 2015 by Nico Boyd
Last month, FPC decided to apply for a new funding opportunity with our national partner, Wholesome...
posted Nov 25, 2014 by Nico Boyd
Anyone who is familiar with the local food movement in northeast Ohio has probably heard mention of...
posted Oct 31, 2014 by Nico Boyd
The newly released FPC Community Food Guide provides local residents and families with a...
posted Oct 24, 2014 by Nico Boyd
The Healthy Cleveland initiative has received some additional support over the past few months with...

Upcoming Events

Monthly Local Food networking and capacity building events similar to the highly...


When the Broadway Farmers Market in Slavic Village piloted a new program to offer a... <see article>
  The Beachwood Planning and Zoning Commission referred to City Council two ordinances dealing... <see article>
In April 2011, Cleveland City Council passed a law to ban restaurants from using cooking oils... <see article>
Dr. Parwinder Grewal, faculty member at The Ohio State University and based at Ohio Agricultural... <see article>

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Produce Perks EBT Incentive

Double Value Produce Perks -- an EBT incentive for farmers' market customers shopping with their Ohio Direction Card. Learn more.

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