Factory farms costly. Yea, we knew it, and now the Pew Charitable Trusts has quantified it, in case you missed the news stories.
Amish auction. Missouri auction house moves Amish produce to local buyers. (KC Star)
Specialty meat. A McPherson custom meat processor is profiled.(KSU Extension)
They’re smokin’. The 10th annual Sertoma barbecue contest is Saturday, May 10, in Lawrence. (Lawrence J-W)
Local inspectors. Douglas County is taking over local food-service inspections from the state. (Lawrence Journal World)
Avoid crazy hands. K-State hand-washing article typo in lead paragraph amuses me.(K-State Collegian)
Addendum: This just in and I had to add it:
Kansas bites. Wichita commentator wants to put food in Kansas’s slogan. (Wichita Eagle) How about Wheat, Meat—Let’s Eat! What would you suggest?