Healthy Roots Collaborative
Swift Prepared Foods Gift Will Assist in Providing Healthy Food to Food Pantries, Food Banks
Healthy Roots Collaborative is a regional food systems program supporting growers, producers and consumers in Franklin and Grand Isle counties in northwest Vermont. The $10,000 gift from Swift Prepared Foods will help fill food banks and food pantries with healthy, wholesome food.
Partner: Healthy Roots Collaborative
Target Completion Date: 2020-2021
Footprint in Swanton
This facility, nestled in northwest Vermont, cooks, sauces and packages more than 70,000 pounds of cooked baby back ribs and St. Louis Style spare ribs. Three packaging lines produce more than 18 individual SKUs for both retail and foodservice outlets.
Product Mix: Cooked Ribs and Shredded Pork Annual Capacity: 6 Million Pounds Payroll Taxes: $100,000+