A Home for Emerging Food Businesses in Waitsfield Vermont

Mad River Food Hub is a shared-use USDA processing space, storage facility and local distributor centrally located in the Mad River Valley of Vermont.  Founded in 2011 with the aim of providing solutions for food entrepreneurs eager to bring their products to Vermont's vibrant local food market, MRFH has been a part of the success of many of Vermont's food artisans.

We offer palletized dry, cold, and frozen storage for rent by the month, shared-use USDA processing space and equipment for meat production, and distribution within most of the state of Vermont. We also leverage our shipping and receiving capacity to allow local business to receive product on our loading dock, and backhaul raw materials for local makers in need of high quality ingredients. Our mission is to is to support and encourage the local food economy of our area through our many resources.

Mad River Food hub is also a national destination for training in the almost-lost art of whole animal butchery.  Our skilled staff and location right in the heart of Vermont farm country make Mad River Food Hub an ideal place for aspiring butchers and meat processors to learn their craft.