Local Food Conference in Louisville on Saturday

Local food supporters are gathering in Louisville tomorrow for the 12th annual Healthy Food, Local Farms Conference. The event emphasizes the connections between food and farmers, and touts the benefits of eating locally. “The average meal travels 1500 miles and we want to change that,” said Aloma Dew of the Sierra Club. “We want Kentucky […]

WFPL News Special: Local Food

Today at 1pm, we’ll talk about local food. How is it defined? Who’s producing it, who’s consuming it, is it better for us and for the environment, and is it accessible to everyone? Community gardens, farmers markets and restaurants with locally-sourced ingredients can be found in most cities. In Louisville, our city government is getting […]