Food Policy Councils (FPC)
Officially sanctioned bodies comprised of stakeholders from different elements of a state or local food system. Food policy councils allow collaboration between citizens and government officials to examine the operation of a local food system and provide ideas or recommendations for how it can be improved. They are considered a key aspect of community food security. Visit OregonHunger.org to learn more.
Example of Food Policy Councils (FPC):
The FPC helps the local food producers to connect with other areas in the community such as businesses and government .