Written for food buyers to empower them in their dedication to food with integrity, this book changes people’s lives. Farmers who give it to their customers say that folks who have read it have a new level of understanding and a delightful attitude about the farmer-consumer relationship. A short, easy read, this book will make you laugh and cry, all in a matter of minutes. The foreword is by internationally renowned author Michael Pollan, whose “Omnivore’s Dilemma” has catapulted the local food movement to a new level. Any consumer wanting to peek in to the life behind the local food farmer will be delighted at the insights and real-life stories Joel shares from his own marketing experience. Don’t let the size fool you. This book says a lot in a few pages. 135 pgs.
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Food Freedom Fest
A Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund Fundraiser hosted by Polyface Farm. Come join the fun! It's a weekend you won't want to miss!
Techno Stealth: Metropolitan Buying Clubs
Over the years, we have developed a local food distribution system that we call the Metropolitan Buying Club. We think it combines the real-time interfaces of online marketing with community-based interaction. These kinds of interfaces, without bricks and mortar, using the internet, create efficiencies and economies of scale in local food distribution that we think you will find very exciting.
Fields of Farmers
Interning, Mentoring, Starting, Continuing This book empowers aspiring young farmers, midlife farmers, and non-farming landlords to build regenerative, profitable agricultural enterprises.
Pigs ‘n Glens
Whether you're a full-time farmer or urban environmentalist, this beautifully-crafted, entertaining educational video captures the imagination with empowerment and possibilities. The future is here. You'll be mesmerized with Pigs 'n Glens.