Local 6 Program

local 6 logoFirst Alternative Co-operative defines “local” as a product grown, made or processed by a business owned and operated within the six counties touching and including Benton county. This area includes Benton, Lane, Lincoln, Linn, Marion & Polk counties. These products are termed “Local 6″.

In 2009, the Co-op joined with the Corvallis Sustainability Coalition to introduce “Local 6” to the community. The definition & logo have been adopted by the Food Action Team of the Coalition and it has made it’s way into elementary schools, OSU Dining Halls, and local restaurants!

The Co-op carries over 1600 Local 6 products! View some of our Local 6 producer profiles!

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