Category Archives: Food

Dr. Pamela Ronald to Discuss Organic Farming, Genetics and the Future of Food at Berea College Science Lecture

Dr. Pamela Ronald will be the featured speaker at the Berea College Science Lecture on Thursday, Feb. 8 at 3 p.m. in Phelps Stokes Chapel. Ronald’s presentation will explain how integrated approaches are needed to enhance sustainable agriculture. The lecture is co-sponsored with the Agriculture & Natural Resources Department.

Ronald, a plant pathologist and geneticist, specializes in cell and developmental biology, molecular biology, biochemistry and Continue reading Dr. Pamela Ronald to Discuss Organic Farming, Genetics and the Future of Food at Berea College Science Lecture

Gov. Bevin Hosts 52nd Annual Kentucky Governor’s Prayer Breakfast

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Gov. Matt Bevin was joined in Lexington today by approximately 1,200 community leaders, elected officials, private citizens, and members of the faith-based community for the 52nd annual Kentucky Governor’s Prayer Breakfast.

“People turn to prayer, not because it’s insignificant or a cultural crutch, but because it truly changes things,” said Gov. Bevin. “People earnestly, instinctively, and collectively turn to prayer because when, at a time when everything else fades by comparison, the only tangible thing is prayer.” Continue reading Gov. Bevin Hosts 52nd Annual Kentucky Governor’s Prayer Breakfast

GOLD STAR CHILI BEREA FIGHTS HUNGER ON NATIONAL CHILI DAY

Thursday, February 22 is National Chili Day, and Gold Star Chili is celebrating the day with an initiative to help fight hunger in the Berea area. For every 3-Way purchased on National Chili Day, Gold Star Chili Berea will be making a donation equal to the value of a 3-Way to the Berea Food Bank.

“National Chili Day is a fun day to celebrate with our customers, and it’s also a great opportunity to make a difference in our community,” said Dr. Nawar Soda franchise owner of Gold Star Chili Berea. “We’re excited to support the Berea Food Bank.” Continue reading GOLD STAR CHILI BEREA FIGHTS HUNGER ON NATIONAL CHILI DAY

Beshear Kicks Off Competition to Reduce Child Hunger in Kentucky

At today’s Rally for Hunger awareness event held at the state capitol, Attorney General Andy Beshear announced the launch of the 2018 ‘Legal Food Frenzy’ competition.

The competition, now in its second year, is an opportunity for Kentucky’s legal community to come together outside the courtroom to raise funds and food to help feed Kentucky families in need. Registrationis now open for the 2018 campaign, which will run from March 15 – April 2, 2018.

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