April 17—Dining services at Luther College, in Decorah, Iowa, has strengthened its commitment to sustainable food and local producers by serving burgers made with 100% local beef.
The beef comes from Grass Run Farms. a locally owned business that works with farmers in the region to raise antibiotic-free, pasture-based beef.
The beef patties represent only part of Luther's local purchasing efforts. Last year 20% of food served was sourced from local producers.