From Garlic to Grocery: turning empty trucks into bigger business for rural Minnesota

Why are there food deserts in the heart of some of the most productive farm country in the world? That’s a good question. Through the one-of-a-kind rural Minnesota Backhaul Project, the U of M’s Kathy Draeger is connecting rural grocers and farmers to bring new sources of fresh food to Greater Minnesota.

Meet the researcher

Kathy Draeger

Kathy Draeger

Director, Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships

https://twin-cities.umn.edu/node/276816
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
09/27/2018