|Farmland LP, San Francisco||Frog Hollow Farm, Brentwood|
|Brentwood Agricultural Land Trust and Marin Agricultural Land Trust||Capay Valley Farm Shop, Yolo|
|Point Reyes Compost Company, Marin Cnty||Mandela Foods Cooperative, Oakland|
|Growing Youth Project (Alameda Point)||Veritable Vegetable, San Francisco<|
|People’s Community Market, Oakland||Marin Sun Farms, Petaluma|
|Pacific Coast Farmers’ Market Assoc.||Planting 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
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.