A list of resources highlighting some of the many opportunities available for funding your food and farm business through the USDA.
Six Truths to Know Before Investing in Food System Change
The onus for creating a new vision of a healthy, equitable and vibrant food and farming system can't be on just the scrappy and hard-working farming and food entrepreneurs. They need investors to help them grow.
But not just any investor. They need investors that support their vision of a fair and healthy food system and understand that profit can be measured in more ways than dollar signs.
FS6 is a nonprofit based in the San Francisco Bay Area whose mission is to support impact-driven entrepreneurs as they transform how we grow, produce, and distribute food. The organization runs a comprehensive accelerator program that mentors entrepreneurs by coaching them through a wide range of business and organizational needs. FS6 also works to educate stakeholders on the unique capital needs as it relates to redefining the food system.