Joel Pett

Joel Pett

Fresh local food will make us healthier and happier

I’ve been teaching at Hazard Community and Technical College for almost 24 years, and have witnessed a shift in the way our students think about food. When I started, I’d ask if students had access to home-grown food, and almost everybody would raise their hands. But as grandparents aged and life got busier, the raised hands began to dwindle. Students would say, “Well, my papaw used to keep a huge garden. But he passed away…”

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