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Bill Cavanaugh joins Mad River Food Hub to head up Meat Processing at Business Incubator

Posted on September 14th, 2016

Waitsfield, VT—September 14th —Mad River Food Hub is pleased to announce that Bill Cavanaugh is joining the team to head up Meat Processing and Food Safety at the Waitsfield, VT based Business Incubator.

Bill is moving to Vermont from Pennsylvania where he was  Business Manager for Dundore and Heister Meats , a retail butchers shop in West Reading. Prior to Dunmore Bill served as the Production Manager/ Head Butcher at Fleisher’s Grass Fed and Organic Meats  a leader in craft butchery in NY.

Mad River Food Hub is a USDA inspected processing facility where farms and businesses have access to processing rooms, cold storage and technical assistance designed to help incubate their businesses.

“Mad River Food Hub” has been in operation nearly 5 years and we have been looking for a butcher with business and education expertise to enhance the services to our current and future customers as well as our community” said Robin Morris, Mad River Food Hub’s founder and president. “Bill will be able to share his wealth of experience from the NY and PA Markets with our customers including training on curing, smoking and charcuterie.”

“I’ve always loved the dedication that people in Vermont have to well-raised, local meat” Bill Cavanaugh shared, “Mad River Food Hub is playing a vital role in strengthening that commitment “

MRFH provides farmers and food producers with a wide array of commercial scale meat and vegetable processing equipment, as well as on-site storage and distribution service to local market outlets Consumer appetite for locally raised meat and artisanal meat products is growing rapidly and the Mad River Food Hub is helping farmers, chefs, and value added producers tap into this expanding market.

September 14th, 2016 • Bill Cavanaugh joins Mad River Food Hub to head up Meat Processing at Business Incubator