Your Source For Making Money In Food

Having the right resources, information and benchmarks can mean the difference between business success and failure. The Edible-Alpha® Learning Center is here to guide you to success. Our mission is to help you build a profitable and impactful food or farm business.

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There is a lot to learn to successfully grow a financially viable food business. It can be confusing to know where to start.

Our trainings provide the essential knowledge and individual business-level feedback you need to successfully grow your business and raise capital.



With over 45,000 downloads across 90+ episodes hosted by the Food Finance Institute, we talk about what it really takes to grow a successful food or farm business.

Our podcasts round up the latest and greatest news and strategies in the food, beverage and value-added farm sectors.

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The food business is fast-changing and multi-faceted. It can be difficult to keep up with the latest trends and realities.

Our newsletter curates food business insights, news, events and resources from Edible-Alpha® and across the web, released twice-monthly to your inbox.

Jen Riemer Riemer Family Farm

“FFI has helped us identify the parts of our business that we really needed to get a better handle on. We have been able to level up our direct-to-consumer farm business in the last 18 months thanks in large part to FFI.”

– Jen Riemer, Riemer Family Farm & Regenerative Agriculture Development (RAD)
Boot Camp Participant & Edible Alpha® Live! Coaching Cohort Member
Jess Benish Nutkrack

“We’ve loved our work with FFI so far, and can’t wait to learn more at Boot Camp and make Nutkrack a national brand!”

– Jess Benish of Nutkrack
Boot Camp Participant & FFI FaBcap Accelerator Graduate

Featured Trainings


This workshop takes a deep dive into how to develop your sales & distribution plans and more effectively navigate sales & food and beverage distribution channels: broker, distributor, and retailer.


This workshop takes a deep dive into your marketing and branding to align, focus, and maximize your brand value.


This workshop takes a deep dive into how to develop a high-performing operation/organization and deliver the best quality at the lowest cost.