Austin Foodshed Investors closed its first deal of 2016 on Friday, 1/22/16, presenting a check for $11,000 to Jordan & Esther Bednar of Tandem Farm Company, Driftwood, Texas.
Tandem grows chickens, hogs, and lamb with the lives they were meant to have, giving them the freedom to be themselves – eating what comes naturally to them and behaving in ways natural to them.
Jordan and Esther are committed to sustainable farming and humane animal husbandry. They epitomize the values AFI seeks to support, including:
AFI coordinated the loan, combining six individual lender/investors. For an overview of the deal, and AFI's other Portfolio companies, please see the Deals section of our website.
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