Tickets are on sale and the schedule is out for three great days of the nation’s oldest and biggest trade show focused on local and sustainable food! Whet your appetite here.
Read a first-person account of how FamilyFarmed and the Good Food Festival & Conference helped the Tiny But Mighty heirloom popcorn company build its business.
Koval, Chicago’s first distillery since Prohibition, will be highlighted at the Good Food Festival & Conference as a Good Food success story — and will serve at the Localicious tasting event. Click here to read how Koval launched a local craft sprits boom – and it’s own competition.
Zero Percent is a Chicago startup with a great concept — it uses an online platform to connect restaurants and others who have surplus food with organizations that help feed those in need. Read the entire story here.
Apply for the March 19, 2015 Financing Fair at the Good Food Financing & Innovation Conference. Applications are due February 2. Click here to download the information packet and apply.
The launch of FamilyFarmed’s Good Food Business Accelerator program on October 1 drew a standing room crowd to the spacious auditorium at 1871. Read full article. (Photo credit James Schmitt.)
Please join FamilyFarmed.org on October 1, 2014 for the Good Food Business Accelerator‘s debut event at 1871: Accelerating Good Food, a thought provoking discussion on how the Good Food Business Accelerator will positively impact the Midwest’s supply of local, sustainable food and foster an ecosystem of successful farm and...read more
Intermarche “Inglorious Fruits + Vegetables” Intermarche launched the Inglorious Fruits + Vegetables, a film, print, poster + radio campaign, celebrating the beauty of the Grotesque Apple, the Ridiculous Potato, the Hideous Orange, the Failed Lemon the Disfigured Eggplant, the Ugly Carrot + the Unfortunate Clementine.
In 1994 the USDA began publishing a national directory listing U.S. farmers markets + has updated it every year since 2008. The USDA Agricultural Marketing Services Division indicates that this year there are 8,144 farmers markets at latest count. Here is a guide to markets across the United States....read more
We are excited to announce that the 2015 Good Food Festival + Conference will be held March 19 – 21, 2015! Details about the 2015 program + speakers will be unveiled soon. For a peek at the 2014 event program directory click here.