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Local Food Purchase Assistance Program
CONNECTING WISCONSINITES TO THEIR FOOD
What is LFPA?
The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection (DATCP) signed a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service to create the Wisconsin Local Food Purchase Assistance Program (LFPA).
This new program aims to:
Strengthen local and regional food systems
Support Wisconsin farmers
Distribute fresh nutritious foods to underserved communities
DATCP will work collaboratively with producers, distributors, food security organizations, and tribal partners to provide program development, coordinate transportation and logistics, and procure food from local producers.
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