San José

What Does it Take to Connect Local Food to People?

Lunchtime Forum

Photo by SPUR

How can we improve how we source and distribute local food in Silicon Valley? Both local food business entrepreneurs and producers are early in the process of developing a sustainable food sourcing model here in the South Bay. Come hear about their goals and aspirations, and learn about the recent successes and challenges that they've encountered in connecting restaurants and food distributors with local farmers.

+ Sam Thorp / Spade & Plow Organics
+ Joey Camacho / Konjoe Restaurants
+ Dan Bassian / Bassian Farms


Free for SPUR members
$10 for non-members

Refund Policy

Sponsorship payments: Will not be refunded, as sponsorship benefits take effect immediately and are on-going through the date of the event.

Auxiliary Services

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