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Katie C. Blanchard

2012
Bush Fellowship
Term
24 months

Chicago, IL — Colleges and universities in Minnesota spend at least $30 million on food every year. Since relationships are a key lever to building a thriving local food economy, I will work to bring together two previously isolated communities—college students and family farmers—to build relationships and invest their great purchasing power in local, environmentally and socially responsible farms and food businesses.