FarmShorts, a local group documenting the North Bay food movement, its farmers and producers is nearly a third of its way toward raising $15,000 to fund its ongoing video project. Headed by local entrepreneur Kala Philo, FarmShorts aims to create 15 professional videos showcasing the food movement at its source. You can help with their crowd-funding effort at farmshorts.com.
Meanwhile, Sonoma cheesemaker and Epicurean Connection owner Sheana Davis is facing some ongoing medical challenges. Friends have set up the website sheanadavisfund.com to allow supporters in the food community and beyond to donate to her hospital bills.