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Ohio Association of Second Harvest Foodbanks
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Ohio's largest charitable response to hunger.
Ohio Agricultural Surplus Production Alliance
A collaboration between the Ohio Association of Second Harvest Foodbanks, the Ohio Department of Job & Family Services and Ohio’s farming community
With funding provided by the 124th Ohio General Assembly
Turning your surplus and unmarketable agricultural products into food to feed hungry Ohioans
The Ohio Agricultural Surplus Production Alliance is an innovative partnership between the Ohio Association of Second Harvest Foodbanks, the agricultural community, food processors and the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. It creates a link between the farm commodity producers, processors, foodbanks and emergency food assistance providers.
are its goals?
The Production Alliance is a collaborative effort with the primary goal of producing nutritious, fresh produce, shelf-stable food products and improved storage capacity to feed hungry Ohioans. Other goals include:
are the program benefits?
The Ohio Association of Second Harvest Foodbanks has the resources to make donating surplus products fast, easy and beneficial by:
How can you participate?
Here are ways growers and processors can offset some of your costs:
Here’s how the Alliance works:
As an Ohio farm commodity processor or service provider, simply call the Ohio Association of Second Harvest Foodbanks (614.221.4336) whenever you have surplus products.
The Association will make arrangements to pick up and deliver your donated food to Ohio Foodbanks.
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