Presentations at the June 12 Showcase

Farmland LPFarmland LP, San Francisco Frog Hollow FarmFrog Hollow Farm, Brentwood
Agricultural Land TrustsBrentwood Agricultural Land Trust and Marin Agricultural Land Trust Capay Valley Farm ShopCapay Valley Farm Shop, Yolo
Point Reyes Compost CompanyPoint Reyes Compost Company, Marin Cnty Mandela Foods CooperativeMandela Foods Cooperative, Oakland
Growing Youth Project (Alameda Point Collaborative)Growing Youth Project (Alameda Point) Veritable VegetableVeritable Vegetable, San Francisco<
People's Community MarketPeople’s Community Market, Oakland Marin Sun FarmsMarin Sun Farms, Petaluma
Pacific Coast Farmers' Market AssociationPacific Coast Farmers’ Market Assoc. Planting JusticePlanting Justice, Oakland

Ari Derfel, Executive Director of Slow Money

Melanie Nutter, Director of the Department of the Environment of the City and County of San Francisco

Networking Reception
Amazing food by local chefs, coordinated by Grubly

Selected from 55 applicants from the SF Bay Area and surrounding areas, the twelve businesses and initiatives provide solutions for improving sustainable food production and distribution in the Northern California region.
The finalists have been selected based on their commitment to the Slow Money principles, relevance to the local food shed, economic viability, and scalability.