Mike McGirr | Open Source Recipe for Success

The landscape in Upstate South Carolina is ripe for food collaboration. As we create a sustainable healthy food community, we have to be boldly open to partner with everyone: private industry, advocacy organizations, educational institutions, and the public sector with complete transparency. Mike McGirr is a farm consultant and independent chef specializing in natural, vernacular foods in heightened, authentic preparations, with Feed & Seed, the central-market “Food Hub” for the Upstate, a start up whose mission includes spurring growth in local food and farm industries, and improving quality of life in all socio-economic sectors.