Locally produced food for local customers

Library of Challenges

Short description: Producing food is costly and large production volumes are required to achieve profitability, which makes it difficult for locally produced food to reach the market. The challenge is to develop a solution that enables purchase in small volumes from local food producers.

Market potential: In Sweden, for example, the number of local food producers are numerous, tens of thousands. The demand for buying locally is bigger than supply, and the demand is constantly growing.

Timing: Solutions are welcome as soon as they are ready.

Desired result: Proof of concept, working prototypes in pilot studies, further development with food producers as interested stakeholders.

Information on challenge owner: Agriculture organisation.

Keywords: Agriculture; Fishing; Animal Husbandry; Food Processing; Production

type of
Finance or business model, New technological approach, Other type of solution, Service development, Software solution,
Industry Sector
For Who
Public body, institution or other non-profit organisation
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