The goal of the Piedmont Triad Regional Food Council (PTRFC) is to further develop the farm and food sector of the regional economy and improving access to healthy local food for undeserved communities. The local food economy is also represented in Triad Tomorrow - the Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) developed by the Piedmont Triad Regional Development Corporation.
Local Food Infrastructure Inventory Map
The PTRC partnered with the North Carolina Growing Together Project to create a mapped inventory of businesses that serve as intermediary steps in local food supply chains across North Carolina:
Documents & Updates
Currently the Regional Food Council is made up of a task-force of members representing various sectors of the regional food ecosystem. This group meets the third Tuesday of every month from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Piedmont Triad Regional Council. View information about the Regional Food Council Vision and Purpose. Applications for membership are now available by clicking the link. The 2019 application window closes January 11, 2019.
Below you will find meeting agendas and minutes from current regional food council activities: