Time: June 7, 2012 from 7pm to 8:30pm
Location: St. Luke's Educational Center
Street: 3333 Squalicum Parkway Meeting Room A
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Event Type: presentation, local, food, security, new, farmer's, co-op
Organized By: Angela MacLeod
Latest Activity: May 28, 2012
Join North Cascade Meats for a brief presentation to discover the many benefits of the proposed farmer-owned, Custom Cut and USDA meat processing facility here in the North Cascades. All membership details will be revealed. Everyone's welcome.
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Come discover the benefits.
Priority scheduling and patronage rebates.
Wholesale program to local and regional markets.
Verifiable accountability of your animals.
Control of pricing through your vote.
Orders processed as specified.
Help spread the word.
You can help get more local pasture-raised meat from local farms to our community. Please forward this invite.
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North Cascade Meats is a farmers' cooperative that has proposed and is working to establish a new custom cut and USDA meat processing facility for Whatcom, Skagit and Island County.
Our mission is to provide farmers with increased access to USDA processing services. To offer a wholesale branded program that brings locally raised meats to our local markets. To ensure availability of timely processing year round. To provide verifiable accountability of the animals processed. To deliver final product to your specifications. To maintain fair pricing along with superior quality control. And ultimately, to increase local farming to a level that meets local demand for healthy, pasture-raised meat.
Serving Whatcom, Skagit and Island counties, North Cascade Meats - A Farmers' Cooperative, will provide slaughter and processing services to their farm members. This includes custom cut, USDA processing for private sale and USDA processing and wholesale under the co-op brand, North Cascade Meats.