2020 Schedule

Natural Products Expo West

Join us at Natural Products Expo West in Anaheim, CA as Esca Bona present's the Friday Keynote Panel: How to Lead a Change-the-World Business. Hear from successful, passionate, innovative and mission-driven leaders about their journeys in using business as a force for good. What skills, knowledge and resources are required to lead change-the-world brands and how can you take these lessons home to magnify the positive impact your business has on the world?

Food Funded

At FOOD FUNDED, 400 food entrepreneurs and investors convene for a day of educational workshops and live investment presentations to catalyze the funding flow for food ventures. This event is dedicated to promoting food entrepreneurship and investment opportunities in the growing and changing food systems on the West Coast, aiming for impact in the environment and social justice.

Natural Products Expo East

Expo East is moving to Philadelphia in 2020 and we can't wait to see you there! Join us another great activation showing why Esca Bona gets more people excited to work together than anywhere else. Stay tuned for more details!

Food | Ag | Ideas Week

The Food | Ag | Ideas Week is 5 days of panels and speaker discussions, structured networking, roundtable lunch networking discussions, and signature events highlighting emerging and leading topics across sustainable agriculture, food innovation and tech, and food and society.  

National Young Farmers Coalition

New Partner for 2020! Help us support the National Young Farmer's Coalition National Leadership Convergence, bringing together 100+ young farmers from across the country to learn how to be vocal advocates for change. Current and prospective chapter leaders leave Convergence equipped with a new skillset and inspired to lead at the grassroots.

Good Food Innovation and Finance Conference

The premier event in the Midwest for thought leaders, innovators, stakeholders and entrepreneurs to learn, connect, cultivate ideas and drive innovation in Chicago’s booming Good Food landscape.

Our 2020 Partners:


Food Funded

One of the premiere annual natural foods events in the Bay Area, Food Funded hosts food entrepreneurs and investors for a day of educational workshops and live investment presentations to catalyze the funding flow for food ventures.

Grow North

Grow North's mission is to create an interconnected, sophisticated, supportive ecosystem for Minnesota's food and agricultural entrepreneurs and innovators that will enable them to grow and scale their businesses faster and more successfully and make Minnesota a known leader in entrepreneurship and innovation in food and agriculture. 

National Young Farmers Coalition

The National Young Farmers Coalition represents, mobilizes, and engages young farmers to ensure their success. They envision a country where young people who are willing to work, get trained, and take a little risk can support themselves and their families in farming, and support practices and policies that will sustain young, independent and prosperous farmers now and in the future..


FamilyFarmed has been a leader, for more than two decades, in the effort to build a better food system, one that urges everyone to eat food produced as locally as possible using sustainable, humane and fair practices. Our enduring goals are a healthier, more environmentally sustainable and more economically dynamic food system. Our vision is Good Food On Every Table, with delicious, healthy, local and sustainable food available to all regardless of demographics, geography and economic circumstances.