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The Produce Moms Podcast

Apr 21, 2021

“We wanted to offer a product that makes the user say, ‘I can’t believe this isn’t plastic!’”

Tim Busby (9:49-10:01)

When John Oakley and Tim Busby came together to create Matter™, they were dead set on creating a product that can truly be a one-to-one alternative to single use plastics. Matter™...

Apr 14, 2021

“When you give a child a thirty second rundown of what food paint is, they understand it immediately and cannot wait to get their hands on it. All they hear is, ‘this stuff's fun!’” 


Tomo Delaney (4:42-4:59)


After leaving a 22-year long career in the fashion industry as a photographer and producer,...

Apr 7, 2021

“The most important message for people to take is that you have an incredible amount of control over your mental health and your brain health.” 


Drew Ramsey (3:48-3:57)

Dr. Drew Ramsey, MD, psychiatrist, teacher, TEDx speaker, author of four books, and leading innovator in mental health, is bridging the gap...

Mar 31, 2021

“What we're all about is rescuing produce that is at risk of going to waste because of imperfections.”

Ashley Weingart (2:53-3:03)


Ashley Weingart never set out to create a business, she just wanted to find a solution to a huge produce waste problem. While working for her husband’s family business Weingart...

Mar 24, 2021

“We realize that they are the ones with the skills. They have been working for a long time, for some of them even decades, and so we just try to create a space for people to shine.” 


Alice Linsmeier (16:45-17:02)

The Equitable Food Initiative is on a mission to bring together growers, farmworkers, retailers and...