Thu, 10 July 2014
Gary and Valerie are the cofounders of the Grow Your Own Food Summit. Gary Heine is the co-founder of Heine Brothers’ Coffee an importer and roaster of organic, fair-trade coffee with distribution in nine Louisville, Kentucky cafes. Valerie is the co-founder of the not-for-profit 15Thousand Farmers which teaches people how to grow food simply at home. She has also served as Executive Director for Eco Soul for many years supporting sustainable energy projects.
What fair trade means and why is it so important particularly on coffee, chocolate, and cotton.
Why they're so passionate about teaching people to growth their own foods.
How to get started planting and growing your own food at home.