Obstacles

Distribution and Aggregation

There are still obstacles to expanding the aggregation and distribution capacity of Wisconsin local food systems. The following obstacles were based upon Wisconsin focused surveys and publications, and the feedback of the 2011 Summit attendees.

Summary of Obstacles

Obstacle 1) Lack of capital and public policy to finance or upgrade/restructure existing distribution operations

Obstacle 2) Lack of coordination in anticipating supply and demand

Obstacle 3) Managing Price Fluctuations

For more details on obstacle summaries, recommendations, comments, and resources, please see this pdf: Topic Obstacles