Washtenaw County’s Local Food System Economic Analysis

What would be the economic impact on our community if Ypsilanti and Washtenaw County shifted to 25% local food? Economist and food system expert Michael Shuman teamed up with Washtenaw County Office of Community and Economic Development (OCED) to create the Local Food System Economic Analysis. This report assesses the potential impact of both Ypsilianti and Washtenaw County shifting to 25% local food, examines the  capital and resources that would be needed to achieve this goal, and provides recommendations for Washtenaw County to take action. Take a look here!