Farmers: We Need Your Input!
Join us in:
HIAWATHA, KS: Wednesday, Nov. 13th, 7:00 PM, Highland Community College
(Klinefelter Barn, 1774 230th St., Hiawatha, KS)
LAWRENCE, KS: Thursday, Nov. 14th, 7:30 PM, Douglas County Extension
(Deal Six Auditorium- 2110 Harper St. Lawrence, KS)
The Douglas County Food Policy Council has launched a study to examine the potential for a food hub in our area that would link small to mid-sized farmers with larger markets, to help increase farmers’ income and profitability.
If you are:
ü An experienced farmer
ü A new farmer
ü Raise produce, meat, dairy, eggs or grain
ü Produce corn, wheat or soybeans but want to diversify
ü Sell at farmers markets and are thinking about expanding
ü Want to produce more, but spend less time marketing…
… We want to hear from you!