Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture launched the Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food initiative in 2009. The initiative brings together staff from across USDA to coordinate, share resources, and publicize USDA efforts related to local and regional food systems. Learn more about the initiative in this section of the Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food Compass.

They also have an interactive map showing USDA-supported projects and programs related to local and regional food systems for the years 2009-2011