Along with nearly 300 other U.S. Farmers Union members, 35 Minnesota Farmers Union members and staff traveled to Washington, D.C., to advocate for family farmers and rural residents at the 2018 National Farmers Union Legislative Fly-In.
Part of the Schmidt Brewery complex that is quickly morphing into the capital city’s most historic urban village, the Keg and Case West 7th Market was conceived in the image of the very best food halls across the country.
Jared Pfiefer has joined Foodservice News as its first full-time publisher, and even though most of his recent experience has been in the outdoor market, he does have an affinity to the foodservice industry
Hosted at Riverside Farms in Elk River, the event was a chance for about 200 US Foods customers, primarily restaurants, to meet the growers providing locally sourced products as part of the distributor’s new Serve Local initiative.