Using Appalachian Grown promotional materials and packaging informs your customers that what they are buying is certified local. ASAP offers a bulk purchasing program for packaging materials as well as custom options. Free promotional materials are available for partner businesses.
Packaging Materials for Farms
To help offset the cost of increased packaging requirements during the COVID-19 pandemic, Appalachian Grown branded packaging materials are currently available at a 25% discount. This discount is made possible with support from Appalachian Grown Farmer Relief Fund.
Materials must be preordered with pickups scheduled on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from noon to 4 p.m. We cannot accept same-day orders. Please email email@example.com at least one day in advance to place your order and arrange payment over the phone. Products (with the exception of wax boxes) can also be shipped; shipping costs apply and will take 10–14 business days to process.
These 3.5×1/4″ 100% rubber bands are great for bundling leafy greens or broccoli.
200 count |
12″ water-resistant paper-on-wire twist ties work well with leafy greens and root crops.
500 count |
These produce bags, available in two sizes, package a multitude of products and offer easy identification and storage.
Large (9x5x18″, gusset), 500 per roll |
Small (9×14″, no gusset), 1000 per roll |
One-color boxes for wholesale produce and CSA distribution are available in four sizes.
1/2 Bu. |
3/4 Bu. |
1 1/9 Bu. |
1.8 Bu. |
Use these stickers to label your product or in addition to any current Appalachian Grown labeling.
1,500 per roll |
Use these stickers to label jar lids, bags, or larger products.
500 per roll |
500 per roll |
12×12″ vinyl sticker can be attached to existing signs or surfaces.
Made in USA • $15 each
Customize these Appalachian Grown promotional materials with your logo or farm name.
PLU: labels can be customized by a local vendor with your farm name and products.
Custom invoices: This two-part receipt book is available for custom imprint from a local printer, or we can supply your printer with a template.
Digital artwork: The Appalachian Grown logo is available for download in a variety of formats and colors for use in advertising and packaging.
Promotional Materials for Businesses
ASAP can help you get your local message to customers by supplying a variety of Appalachian Grown promotional materials. All items are FREE. Custom options are also available at no or low cost. Download a complete list of Appalachian Grown promotional materials for businesses.
ASAP’s Wholesale Local Food Guide (formerly the Mixing Bowl) is a farm-to-business trade directory for Western North Carolina and the Southern Appalachians. It is a buyer’s guide to the products that local farms offer to businesses and a farmer’s guide to products wholesale buyers are seeking. The directory is online only. Get in the guide today!
Appalachian Grown is a project of ASAP (Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project) and is supported by Agriculture and Food Research Initiative Competitive Grant no. 2012-68006-30182 from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.
This project has received support from the following funders: