Sustainable Glasgow http://wkyufm.org en Sustainable Glasgow Wants to Turn Unused Building into Permanent Home for Local Farmers' Market http://wkyufm.org/post/sustainable-glasgow-wants-turn-unused-building-permanent-home-local-farmers-market <p></p><p>If a Barren County organization has its way, an unoccupied building on Glasgow's downtown square will be turned into a year-round farmers' market.</p><p>Sustainable Glasgow has applied for a matching grant from the Kentucky Agricultural Development Fund to pay for half of the cost of renovating the building.</p><p>"It could be our permanent home, it would be on the square, we could have an indoor food court, and we could market more local farm products and farm-to-table prepared foods," Sustainable Glasgow President Jerry Ralston told WKU Public Radio.</p><p>The group's plans for the facility would also include a full commercial kitchen and cold storage for produce that could be sold by vendors in the building and wholesaled to local restaurants, schools, and hospitals.</p><p>Ralston says he hopes to hear within the next few months whether Sustainable Glasgow's grant application has been approved. Mon, 18 Nov 2013 20:45:31 +0000 Kevin Willis 40064 at http://wkyufm.org Sustainable Glasgow Wants to Turn Unused Building into Permanent Home for Local Farmers' Market