Lawrence Douglas County Sustainability http://kcur.org en Does Northeast Kansas Need A Regional Food Hub? http://kcur.org/post/does-northeast-kansas-need-regional-food-hub <p></p><p>Douglas County has been awarded grants totaling more than $68,000 for a regional food hub feasibility study.&nbsp;</p><p>The year-long study will determine whether 16 counties in the northeast corner of Kansas could benefit by creating a warehouse for locally-grown foods.&nbsp; Lawrence/Douglas County Sustainability Coordinator Eileen Horn says one goal is to help meet the demand from institutional kitchens for fresh, local food.</p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 14:17:52 +0000 Bryan Thompson 39287 at http://kcur.org