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How to Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

High-tech and medical device companies aren’t the only start-ups sprouting in the Boston area, hungry for capital to grow their businesses. Six exciting, innovative food-related businesses and nonprofits presented their concepts at a recent Slow Money Entrepreneurial Showcase in Cambridge, … Continue reading

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Wanna Buy 50,000 Pounds of Local Tomatoes?

It sounds like a joke: How do you unload 50,000 pounds of ripe heirloom tomatoes? Very carefully. For City Growers, a start-up based in Roxbury, Mass. , this challenge is just another “growing pain.” In 2010, its first year of … Continue reading

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