Trelio http://kvpr.org en Valley Consumers Help Drive Local Farm to Fork Culture, Economy http://kvpr.org/post/valley-consumers-help-drive-local-farm-fork-culture-economy <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>It’s not just farmers who are taking part in this new trend that is reshaping agriculture in the San Joaquin Valley. It’s also consumers. From pop-up “farm to fork” meals to acclaimed local chefs perusing the goods at a rapidly increasing number of local farmers markets, our relationships, our food and those who grow it are changing. And even in an area where fast food and chain restaurants are king, eating local is proving to be more than just a trend for many Valley residents.&nbsp;</p><p>---</p> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 18:38:55 +0000 Ezra David Romero 20308 at http://kvpr.org Valley Consumers Help Drive Local Farm to Fork Culture, Economy