local food http://kmuw.org en Kansas Receives $100,000 To Promote Local Food In Schools http://kmuw.org/post/kansas-receives-100000-promote-local-food-schools <p>Kansas is one of 42 states and 71 programs nationwide to receive federal grants that focus on using locally grown food in schools and agriculture education programs.<br /><br />Kansas Agriculture Secretary Dale Rodman says eight school districts with AG-ed programs will be selected to receive $12,500 each.<br /><br />They'll use the money to develop a way to get local food served in school meal programs.<br /><br />The goal is to get a minimum of two locally produced food items served in school cafeterias each month.<br /> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 13:25:28 +0000 Associated Press 26556 at http://kmuw.org Restaurant Review: Molino's Mexican Cuisine http://kmuw.org/post/restaurant-review-molinos-mexican-cuisine <p></p><p>I am thrilled by the recent opening of Molino’s Mexican Cuisine, on north Waco! Mario and Mara Quiroz are back after their much-loved restaurant Frida’s closed a few years ago. Fri, 12 Jul 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Tanya Tandoc 20220 at http://kmuw.org Restaurant Review: Molino's Mexican Cuisine Getting Locally Grown Foods To The Industrial Kitchens That Want Them http://kmuw.org/post/getting-locally-grown-foods-industrial-kitchens-want-them <p>Douglas County has been awarded grants totaling more than $68,000 for a regional food hub feasibility study.<br><br>The year-long study will determine whether 16 counties in the northeast corner of Kansas could benefit by creating a warehouse for locally-grown foods.</p> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 11:33:32 +0000 Stephen Koranda 19517 at http://kmuw.org