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30

Jul

10 Career Lessons from Julia Child

   

24

Jul

How Mom-and-Pop Restaurants Can Compete With the Big Chains

19

Jul

Small Farmers Creating a New Business Model as Agriculture Goes Local

With an aging farm population and a looming shortage of migrant workers, local growers band together for collective organic clout.

15

Jul

Will Allen and Growing Power 

(Source: youtube.com)

24

Apr

Great blog on food startups: Edible Startups

Crowd-Finance Your Favorite Local Food Businesses; Get repaid with Edible Credits

localfoodlab:

Credibles” is a new type of investment model that offers an alternative way to invest in the local food system. The service, offered by Slow Money and powered by Clearbon, benefits small, sustainable food-related businesses like farms, restaurants and artisanal stores. Customers offer crowd-funding and are paid back in-kind, with edible credits, or “Credibles.”

sabriyasimonphotography:

Photo Title: ~ Make That Honey ~   |   Got plans? Great! Organize… Get to work… and keep at it… the sweetness will come ;) 

sabriyasimonphotography:

Photo Title: ~ Make That Honey ~   |   Got plans? Great! Organize… Get to work… and keep at it… the sweetness will come ;) 

15

Apr

Edison failed 10, 000 times before he made the electric light. Do not be discouraged if you fail a few times.

12

Apr

A small trouble is like a pebble. Hold it too close to your eye and it fills the whole world and puts everything out of focus. Hold it at a proper distance and it can be examined and properly classified. Throw it at your feet and it can be seen in its true setting, just one more tiny bump on the pathway of life.
Celia Luce (via justbesplendid)

19

Mar

If you don’t go after what you want, you’ll never have it. If you don’t ask, the answer is always no. If you don’t step forward, you’re always in the same place.
Nora Roberts  

(Source: kari-shma)