Local farmers help deliver fresh foods home
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — From HelloFresh to Blue Apron, companies offering complete meal boxes delivered to consumers’ front door have been on the rise. In Bismarck-Mandan, a mother-daughter duo is giving that trend a local foods twist.
Kara Winkler and her mother, Wanda Burrer, are starting Farm in a Box meal boxes, stocked with locally grown produce, meat, dairy and more.
For Winkler, a farm kid from Wing, the love for local produce started with Fran the goat. Winkler was only about 8 or 9 years old and participating in 4-H. Her sister had been showing sheep, so getting her father to say yes to goats wasn’t too hard.
Read full Article here »