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The Milwaukee 7: Keepin' It Local/Meet the Need 2011

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The Milwaukee 7 is an organization you may not have heard of, but this holiday season, they are making sure that you know something about the importance of locally grown and manufactured food. Did you know that Wisconsin is #2 for organic food production, #5 for food manufactured products, and #9 in agricultural products produced? Yeah, neither did I...So, met with Shelley Jurewicz, VP of Economic Development for The Milwaukee 7, and she told me all about it.