University of Louisville to host Farm to Campus Conference on Friday

Educators curious about ways to bring local food to their campuses will have an opportunity to ask questions and brainstorm with others at a conference tomorrow. The Farm to Campus Conference is a collaboration between the University of Louisville, Metro Government’s Farm to Table initiative, and the Kentucky Department of Agriculture. It aims to bring […]

Farm to Table Extends Campaign to Major Institutions

Louisville’s Farm to Table program, which encourages businesses to use local produce whenever possible, is trying to expand its presence in major local institutions. Louisville is a $3 billion food market, according to a 2008 study from Market Ventures Inc. It’s now the goal of Louisville Metro Government for local farmers to support 10 percent […]

A Look at the Farm to Table Program

Louisville’s farm to table program, which connects local farmers with local consumers, has been nationally recognized by the U.S. Conference of Mayors. It’s a movement that’s steadily building support, but what exactly does it mean? WFPL’s Dalton Main spent a day learning about one particular incarnation of the farm to table idea, following the food’s […]