Grocery stores exert considerable influence over the global food supply and in the communities we live. How do the largest grocers today maintain their grip on food makers, communities, and eaters? As part of his North American book release tour, author Jon Steinman offers up a preview of his new book including disturbing trends emerging among the dominant grocers. As Jon will share, community-owned grocery stores are more important today than ever before. Pick up a copy of Grocery Story: The Promise of Food Co-ops in the Age of Grocery Giants and get it signed by the author!
Appetite For Change uses food to build health, wealth and social change. Their vision is a local, equitable food system that supports economic wealth and physical health for residents of North Minneapolis. Round up your purchases all month long to support their efforts!
The Northeast Farmers Market is dedicated to bringing local and organic food choices into the community and focuses on sustainability and building a zero-waste environment. Round up your purchases all month long to support their efforts!