Consulting Services
General info
Building local food systems is very complicated. There’s land use policy to consider, economic incentives and disincentives to comprehend, numerous complex pieces to connect within the supply chain. Additionally, you probably have neither the time nor the resources to set up a division to manage and propel local food initiatives that have the potential to deliver real economic returns to your city and community. That’s where Seedstock comes in to act as your outsourced, agriculture-focused economic development team and provide technological assistance, do the research, and connect the various stakeholders in your community around a common goal.


Seedstock can provide with you following services to grow your local food system:

Local Food System Strategy
Survey and Research Paper Development
Local Food Branding
Conference and Event Development
New Business Development
Grant and Business Plan Writing
Food Policy Council Development
Social Media and Communications

About The Sustainable Food Systems Sourcebook

The Sustainable Food Systems Sourcebook is a free database of degree programs, consultants, scholarships, funding, conferences, and other education and training resources for professionals and students focused on food systems work. It is published by the Thomas A. Lyson Center for Civic Agriculture and Food Systems in collaboration with the North American Food Systems Network (NAFSN). The Lyson Center is a project of the Center for Transformative Action (a 501c3 nonprofit organization affiliated with Cornell University).


Contact Duncan Hilchey with any questions or comments.