The food & agricultural development center in Ronan operates as a division of Lake County Community Development Corporation under Mission Mountain Food Enterprise Center.
The center, which includes food processing facilities, serves as a multi-dimensional local, regional and statewide development resource that has influenced changes in the value chain from farm and ranch production, to food innovation processing, to distribution of local food and finally to the consumers' plates.
Contact the center for information related to product development, regulatory compliance, and other assistance in developing new products from farm to market. The center also has information regarding farm-based energy production and other value-added agricultural enterprises.
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In the News
Local Food Economics (from Lake County Leader)
Local Foods are the Future (from The Flathead Beacon)
Grow Markets for Local Food (from KPAX - Missoula)
Resilient Ideas: Processing Food Where it Grows (from YES! Magazine)
Poo for Profit - Goddard Manure and Compost
Groups Meet in Arlee to Localize Food Industry (from Lake County Leader)
New Arena for Local Food (from MSU News Service)
Western Trails Food story
Published: Wed Jun 22 16:27:00 MDT 2011.
Last Modified: Wed Aug 06 16:21:56 MDT 2014