Members save with a special discount! Calling all mission-driven entrepreneurs, green business experts, and students who want to change the world: Join us at the Mentor Capital Network 13th Annual Gathering in Washington, DC. (more…)
Green Business Network Leader Clif Bar makes sustainability their imperative when meeting the consumer demand for organics and the company’s own mission to create a just food system. Since 2003, they have used 637 million pounds of organic ingredients and reached 73% organic ingredients. Transitioning to organic without raising product prices has required strategic moves in shaping their supply chain.
The Obama administration unveiled a new rule that will make millions more American workers eligible for overtime pay. (more…)
If you’ve ever wondered what goes into the food on your table, farmer-owned co-operative Organic Valley invites you to find out. Their new Farm Discovery tours offer a chance to explore a real Organic Valley family farm, see calves up close and walk beautiful pastures with guided tours from their farmers. (more…)
On the surface, a grocery co-op and a staffing firm may not seem to have much in common. But East Aurora Cooperative Market and First Step Staffing were both funded by the same inspiring CDFI: Local Enterprise Assistance Fund (LEAF). (more…)
Farmer-owned co-operative Organic Valley surpassed $1 billion in sales in December 2015, making it the first organic food company to reach this milestone. (more…)