Local Food, Food Networks and Business

Lecture, Local Food, Food Networks and Business, Thursday March 22nd 2018 at 10:15-11:15, Novia University of Applied Sciences, Raaseporintie 9, 10600 Tammisaari, room C198-199. The lecture is held in Finnish!

Is it profitable to be a local food entrepreneur?
The demand and interest for the local food is increasing in Finland, like in many other countries. Similarly, there is increasing group of farmers and other entrepreneurs marketing their products as local food. Local food is mostly linked to the selling products directly from the farm. But, there are also many other distribution channels like new forms of direct selling. Lately, especially forms like online stores and selling through social media platforms have become popular.


The lecture is held by Lotta Heikkilä.