Backpack Drive Helps Children in Need

A Louisville-based group called “Blessings in a Backpack” is working to collect backpacks for the upcoming school year. The non-profit gives backpacks to elementary students in the federal Free and Reduced Lunch Program and fills the backpacks with food each Friday. Board member Lisa Kahl-Hillerich says sometimes those students go without food over the weekend,… Continue reading Backpack Drive Helps Children in Need

Why Should We Care Where Our Food Comes From?

When you buy those green beans at the grocery store, do you ever wonder where they were grown? Do you sometimes think, why don’t tomatoes taste like they did when I was a kid? And what happened to the farmer down the road? It’s all wrapped up into one big package, seed preservation, crop diversity, supporting farmers and tackling hunger. Listen to the Show