Hear Randol White, News Director at KCBX and Mike Manchak of the SLO EVC interview Jeff Wade on Issues and Ideas:
BABA SMALL BATCH
Some of the best, locally produced hummus and Mediterranean salads you will find anywhere! Farmers markets and local grocers carry their products. Slow Money SLO recently provided coaching, financial analysis and peer to peer lending to help Baba Small Batch purchase a packaging machine. This increases their production capacity and eliminated the need to outsource to a co-packer outside SLO County! For more details on their products and company story go to
Elemental Herbs is planning some new products, expanding their staff and has recently opened a new facility in Morro Bay, allowing them to bring their warehousing and distribution back to SLO County! Slow Money SLO provided assistance in early 2015. Find out more about their All Good Organic products at
REEF POINTS CIDER and OFF THE FARM
These entrepreneurs are a recent local food and drink businesses funded with Slow Money SLO peer to peer loans. Reef Points makes a great dry, hard cider and has a second product coming out soon. Check out their mention in Wine Enthusiast magazine, links below! This is not your typical cider, definitely worth a try if you are dining at Sidecar, or you can find it at many other restaurants and groceries across SLO County.