Supporters Snail of Approval Awardees

  • Two Flew The Coop

    Sacramento, CA   •  (916) 737-2043  •   facebook/two-flew-the-coop
    Two Flew The Coop offers everything for backyard chickens. Launched in October in 2011 by Brian Fikes and Greg Howes in response to the City Of Sacramento legalizing backyard chickens.

  • The Yisrael Family Urban Farm

    4505 Roosevelt Ave, Sacramento, CA 95820   •  (888) 487-9494  •   yisraelfamilyfarm.net
    The Yisrael Family Urban Farm improves the food security, self-reliance, overall health of our community. The farm is located in South Oak Park where beds of leafy vegetables grow among fruit trees. Programs include the We Diggit Urban Gardens and Project GOOD.

  • The Sacramento Natural Foods Co-op

    2820 R St, Sacramento, CA 95816   •  (916) 455-2667  •   sacfoodcoop.com
    The Sacramento Natural Foods Co-op sells only organic produce – most of it from local farms. This commitment contributes to cleaner air and water and healthier farmworkers.

  • The Food Literacy Center

    (916) 329.1249 • foodliteracycenter.org
    The Food Literacy Center, founded by Amber Stott in July 2011, embodies the Slow Food mission of good, clean, and fair food for all.

  • Sacramento Natural Food Coop Community Learning Center & Cooking School

    2820 R St, Sacramento, CA 95816   •  (916) 455-2667  •   sacfoodcoop.com
    Sacramento Natural Food Coop Community Learning Center & Cooking School offers cooking classes for all ages, using whole food ingredients, seasonal local and organic produce, and essential cooking techniques to help educate members of our community on how to create delicious and healthy meals at home.

  • Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services

    3333 3rd Ave   •  Sacramento, CA 95817   •   (916) 456-1980   • sacramentofoodbank.org
    Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services is a nonprofit organization committed to serving individuals and families in need. With a staff of 73 and a volunteer force of over 6,200, SFBFS provides free emergency goods and services to 150,000 men, women and children each month.

  • Produce Express

    2630 5th Street, Sacramento, CA 95818 • (916) 446-8918 • produceexpress.net
    Produce Express serves over 1,300 food service establishments with delivery of locally grown, fresh produce, seven days a week.

  • Local Roots Food Tours

    1-800-407-8918  •   local-food-tours.com
    Local Roots Food Tours offers the chance to explore Northern California’s best restaurants and specialty food stores, along with the chefs, architecture, and history that make the region an exciting culinary destination.

  • GRAS – Green Restaurants Alliance Sacramento

    3416 J Street #2, Sacramento, CA 95816 • GRASacramento.org
    GRAS (Green Restaurants Alliance Sacramento) is working to build a sustainable food community in Sacramento.

  • Fair Oaks Horticulture Center Vegetable Demonstration Project

    11549 Fair Oaks Boulevard, Fair Oaks, CA 95628   •  (916) 876-5338  •   sacmg.ucanr.edu
    The Fair Oaks Horticulture Center Vegetable Demonstration project is a living classroom where Master Gardeners conduct trials to determine which vegetable varieties grow most successfully in the Sacramento area.

  • Elliott’s Natural Foods

    3347 El Camino Ave, Sacramento, CA 95821   •  (916) 481-3173  •   elliottsvitamins.com
    Elliott’s Natural Foods make healthy and natural foods more available to health conscious families. Their staff members have backgrounds in nutrition and receive regular product trainings to educate customers.

  • Edible Pedal

    1712 Liestal Row (in the alley), Sacramento, CA 95811 • (916) 822-5969 • ediblepedal.com
    Edible Pedal uses bike transport to deliver take-out from a variety of Slow Food Sacramento’s Snail of Approval restaurants in Midtown. They also serve as a pick-up location for CSA boxes by Say Hay Farms and Good Humus Farm.

  • Corti Brothers

    5810 Folsom Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95819   •  (916) 736-3800  •   cortibrothers.com
    Corti Brothers retains the old fashion corner grocery charm that has long been our trademark. Our comprehensive full service delicatessen provides the best of worlds, bringing you the classics, as well as latest cheeses and charcuterie.

  • Bee Love Sacramento

    Urban Beekeeping & Honeybee Preservation • beelovesacramento.com
    Bee Love Sacramento sells local raw honey produced by beehives maintained through sustainable and natural beekeeping practices.