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NC State Extension

Retail Markets

This page contains information of interest to farmers selling into retail markets, retailers and other buyers sourcing locally produced food, and service-providers providing technical assistance to both producers and buyers.

    1. For Both Producers and Retailers/Buyers
    2. For Retailers/Buyers
    3. For Producers
    4. For Communities
    5. For Service-Providers

For Both Producers and Retailers/Buyers

  • Wholesale Local Food Guide
    A farm to business trade directory for Western North Carolina and the Southern Appalachian Mountains.

For Buyers/Retailers


For Producers


For Communities

  • Healthy Food Access Portal
    This website provides resources specifically for communities to increase food access by working with retail strategies. A good source of research updates, grant/funding and policy information

FOR SERVICE PROVIDERS