Homegrown by Heroes http://wfpl.org en Kentucky's 'Homegrown by Heroes' Program Goes Nationwide http://wfpl.org/post/kentuckys-homegrown-heroes-program-goes-nationwide <p>Among the litany of conscious-consumer labels like “certified organic” and “fair trade,” you might already be familiar with the Kentucky-specific “Homegrown by Heroes.” That logo tells you, for example, that the jar of Eastern Kentucky sorghum was produced by farmers who served in America’s armed forces.</p><p>Monday, the national Farmer Veteran Coalition adopted this marketing strategy, logo and all, from the Kentucky Department of Agriculture so that shoppers across the country can support veterans who work the land.</p> Mon, 11 Nov 2013 22:18:48 +0000 Jonathan Meador 7514 at http://wfpl.org Kentucky's 'Homegrown by Heroes' Program Goes Nationwide