From Garlic to Grocery: turning empty trucks into bigger business for rural Minnesota | University of Minnesota Twin Cities
Bonnie Carlson, a local grocery store owner, speaks with a local trucking professional in the doorway of her grocery store's storage room.

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
Director, Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/node/276816
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
02/04/2020