The positive results of a decade's worth of investment in local food systems in the Black Hawk County area were documented.
Do local food sales make a difference to the rural economy?
A study in northeast Iowa says local food purchases can affect the economy positively.
Year of Grant Completion
Enshayan, Kamyar, "Community economic impact assessment for a multi-county local food system in northeast Iowa" (2009). Leopold Center Completed Grant Reports. 330.