Good Food on Every Table!

FamilyFarmed is a non-profit organization committed to expanding the production, marketing and distribution of locally grown and responsibly produced food, in order to enhance the social, economic, and environmental health of our communities.

Nine Questions with Jim Slama, Founder and President of FamilyFarmed

“Food Tank, in partnership with the Chicago Council on Global Affairs and the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, is hosting the 1st Annual Chicago Food Tank Summit on November 16, 2016.

Food Tank recently had the opportunity to speak with Jim Slama, Founder and President of FamilyFarmed, who will be speaking at the summit.”

FT: What do you see as the biggest opportunity to fix the food system?

JS: We need to support food and farm entrepreneurs to grow both the supply of and demand for Good Food. Ways to help include helping them build new and larger markets, get financing to expand their operations, and further develop their business skills and team.

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