Council offers contracts to Shropshire producers

Watts, Andrew
November 2006
Farmers Weekly;11/17/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 20, p30
Trade Publication
The article reports that farmers and growers in Shropshire, England are being offered the chance to tap into food contracts with the county council as of November 2006. Like all regional authorities, Shropshire County Council is bound by new legislation requiring it to implement the Public Sector Food Procurement Initiative. The public sector food market across England is slowly opening up to small and local producers.


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