Heartland Local Food

Heartland Local Food

Heartland Local Food

Heartland Local Food

Special | 56m 47s

This program examines the challenges of the American Food System.

The local food debate going on at the Farmers' Market in Lawrence, Kansas is representative of the food issues facing the entire United States. This film explores what makes food sustainable, how farmers’ markets build community, and why local food matters. By highlighting stories from several Kansas farmers, this documentary explores the challenges of growing food in ethical and sustainable ways.