Resources for Meat Producers
West Virginia Resources:
West Virginia Department of Agriculture Inspected Meat and Poultry Division: This Page lists licensed commercial meat processing and distribution establishments in
West Virginia, as well as information on becoming licensed.'
West Virginia Food Mapper: This page includes a directory of buyers, meat processors, farms, distributors and other WV food resources and businesses
West Virginia Food and Farm Coalition Meat Working Group Meat Guide (2014) This downloadable guide is a great overview for Meat Producers in WV. It includes answers to questions such as What can I sell? Where can I sell it? How can I reduce the risks to my farm business by making sure I am following the law? Which agencies are regulating my products, and who at those agencies can answer my questions?
WVU Extension Livestock Page: Resource page developed by West Virginia Universty.
West Virginia Local Food Resources(2012): Includes information on Co-packers, Aggregators, Community Kitchens, Distributors, Meat Slaugther and Processing Facilities.
West Virginia Food and Farm Coalition Resources Page: List of WV resources across topics and the state.
Greenbrier Valley Nearby Meat Processors : A list of local meat processors.
The American Grassfed Association: Resource and Certification program for grass-fed meat producers
Greenbrier Valley Links of Interest: