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The Lancaster Food Company

It's been quite a while, folks! I've had difficulty blogging over the past nice months, as you might have noticed by the complete absence of posts.

For the past six months I've been working on a new company--The Lancaster Food Company. We make a range of organic food products, including organic breads, spreads, sauces, and salsas. Our parallel missions are to create thriving-wage employment for vulnerable populations, make tasty organic foods, and support the local food ecosystem here in the metropolis of Lancaster.

Starting a food business ain't easy--it sure ain't software. Finding a space, converting the space to a commercial food-grade facility, meeting the organic standard (i. e., fill out lots of forms), finding suppliers, buying equipment. What--you mean I can't just provision services on Amazon Food Services? (Actually that's not a bad idea--we could use a food accelerator here in the hometown).

I've decided to start blogging again. This time it…