Gus Schumacher & Richard A. Jones are the guests on this week’s edition of HRN’s flagship show, The Main Course. Gus Schumacher is a founding member of Wholesome Wave and formerly the Undersecretary of Agriculture for the Clinton Administration. Gus discusses his work with SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) and farmers markets, and explains how we can add more “Nutrition” to the SNAP program. He also talks about the upcoming Farm Bill and how we can move towards a more local and regional food system in America. Richard A. Jones, author of The Beekeepers Bible, does into depth about beekeeping and the incredible lives of bees. This episode was sponsored by The Museum of Food & Drink. For more information on the “Get the Ball Rolling Fundraiser” click here.

Gus Schumacher