FreshLocalWNY is a project of Southern Tier West
Regional Planning & Development Board (STW). The mission of STW is to
help coordinate and enhance activities in Allegany, Cattaraugus, and
Chautauqua Counties, so as to promote social, physical, and economic
development in those counties.
STW has taken the lead in assessing the existing assets of the regional local food system. STW develops strategic responses, program and project opportunities, and identifies financial resources and partners to grow the local food economy with an overarching goal of developing the food economy in the southern tier is to increase market demand and increase consumption for locally grown and produced food products.
For more information on Southern Tier West visit www.southerntierwest.org