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Join Us at Our Office for a Group Viewing of a Past Tuesday's at APA Webinar

Learn how the USDA Agricultural Marketing Service's Local Food Research and Development Division is trying to help farmers and food marketers take advantage of the recent surge in local food demand through grant assistance, primary data collection, applied research on emerging business models, technical assistance, and market facility design.

In this Tuesdays at APA presenation, Debra Tropp of the USDA outlined a recent effort to capture and quantify economic impacts of local food system investments. She discussed the rollout of a toolkit that can be used by planners and other development practitioners in responding to oft-repeated questions about the expected job creation and economic activity resulting from public investments in local food systems infrastructure.

SPEAKER: Debra Tropp

AICP Credits: 1.0 ASLA Credits: 1.0

Group viewing brought to you by the Lancaster County Planning Commission.

The Lancaster County Planning Commission strives to provide educational opportunities for our planning partners – professional planners, municipalities, consultants, designers, engineers, local planning commissions, and interested citizens. In 2017, we will continue to provide an opportunity for our partners to join us at our office to view a variety of live and recorded webinars we’ve purchased or registered for from various sources on a variety of planning topics. Many of these programs will provide AICP CM and ASLA continuing education credits. Due to site license restrictions, we are not able to share our webinar access information with interested parties. For direct access, please contact the webinar provider mentioned above.

For questions related to this event, please contact 717-299-8333 or email planning@co.lancaster.pa.us.

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