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Tera Johnson Shares FFI’s Impact and Opportunities

1 hour 13 minutes Free course content by Edible-Alpha®

Interim director Sarah Larson interviews Tera about founding the Food Finance Institute and growing its impact over eight years—and what’s next to come.

Podcast about Business Models for businesses that are Growing and Scaling

3 Lessons from a Leading Food Hub

10 minute read of Free article by Edible-Alpha®

We’ve been talking a lot about food hubs lately. These vital organizations—sometimes structured as nonprofits, sometimes as for-profits and sometimes as a blend—build up...

Dynamic Rhode Island Food Hub Connects Farmers and Eaters

1 hour 20 minutes Free course content by Edible-Alpha®

Farm Fresh Rhode Island’s Jesse Rye gives Tera the scoop on this innovative, multifaceted food hub that’s strengthening New England’s regional food ecosystem.

Podcast about Business Models for businesses that are Growing and Scaling

Your One-Page Path to Success

10 minute read of Free article by Edible-Alpha®

Can your food or farm business succeed? It sure can. But it could also be a total flop. And it’s not the products you’re...

Oregon Coast Wasabi Grows a Niche Market

1 hour 2 minutes Free course content by Edible-Alpha®

Oregon Coast Wasabi co-founder and CEO Jennifer Bloeser tells Tera all about farming this niche plant and underappreciated food ingredient and growing her business around its massive potential.

Podcast about Business Models for businesses that are Growing and Scaling

Are Insects the Next Moneymaker in Food?

10 minute read of Free article by Edible-Alpha®

As a global community, we have two monumental, interrelated problems pressing down on us: One, how can we arrest manmade climate change before it’s...

Cricket Farmer Highlights the Potential of Insect Ag

52 minutes Free course content by Edible-Alpha®

Insect ag aficionado Kevin Bachhuber discusses the massive market opportunities for cricket farming, as well as the challenges of navigating a niche industry.

Podcast about Business Models for businesses that are Growing and Scaling

8 Ways to Ace Farm-to-Consumer Sales

10 minute read of Free article by Edible-Alpha®

The COVID-19 pandemic both accelerated demand for locally grown food and pushed people to e-commerce in droves. These dual forces have created a huge...

Barn2Door Makes Direct-Selling Seamless for Farmers

53 minutes 14 seconds Free course content by Edible-Alpha®

Barn2Door COO James Maiocco talks with Tera about the tools and resources farmers need to succeed with direct sales and how the company’s software and services can help them manage and grow their business.

Podcast about Sales and Marketing for businesses that are Growing and Scaling

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Adapt or Bust: Two Forces Impacting All Food and Farm Businesses

In FFI’s first Quarterly Trends Talk, Tera discussed several macro forces shaping our world that food and farm businesses will need to adapt to—and,...

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