Hempler’s Food Group For the Win!

Hempler’s Food Group For the Win!

Hempler’s Food Group has been crafting delicious high quality hotdogs and bacon in Whatcom County for three generations. Located in the heart of Ferndale, they provide hundreds of local jobs. Hempler’s is committed to future generations as well by striving to reduce...

Food & Farming SEO (Search Engine Optimization) Project Intern

Organization: Sustainable Connections Title: Food & Farming SEO (Search Engine Optimization) Project Intern Reports to: Food & Farming Marketing Coordinator Location: Bellingham, WA Status: Unpaid/Temporary Internship Application Deadline: Applications...
Nearly 5,000 Lbs of Berries Recovered

Nearly 5,000 Lbs of Berries Recovered

Together we can achieve more! In the case of the almost 5,000 lbs of freeze dried blackberries donated to Sustainable Connections by CBB Property Management, this sentiment certainly rings true. With a collaborative effort between six agencies including Windwood...
Farmer toolkit for direct sales and pickup sites

Farmer toolkit for direct sales and pickup sites

We’re acutely aware that getting products to market is challenging now more than ever and we want to help. We’ve been in touch with a number of food delivery businesses and have compiled a list of options for 1) opportunities to sell your products through an...
Toolkit for Hosting a Farm Drop Site

Toolkit for Hosting a Farm Drop Site

As we enter the peak growing season with no signs of returning to normalcy, businesses have to get creative in how we get fresh farm products to the consumer. One of these creative models is to have restaurants and other essential businesses work with farms and food...
Business Support for Impacts of COVID-19

Business Support for Impacts of COVID-19

The effects of COVID-19 are being felt locally and globally. We are committed to helping our community navigate the rapidly changing times and provide as much support to small, local, and independent businesses as we can. We are working with Whatcom County’s...