LISTEN LIVE KPR - On Air: Listen Live to classical, jazz and NPR news Schedule LATEST
KPR 2 - On Air: Listen live to KPR's all talk-radio service, KPR2 Recordings

Share this page              

Farm to Glass: Craft Breweries Hop on Local Food Bandwagon


The country’s craft beer industry is growing at a tremendous rate. Last year, more than 400 breweries opened nationwide. In some states, like Colorado, there are so many craft breweries they’re beginning to blend together. As Harvest Public Media’s Luke Runyon reports, in such a crowded field, some startups are trying to outshine the competition with an unusual, artisanal approach.


05-23-13-LR-Jason-Cody 05-23-13-LR-Grain 05-23-13-LR-Colorado-Malting-Co 05-23-13-LR-Wiley-Brewing-Co

HPM NewWebLogo

Harvest Public Media is a collaborative project between Kansas Public Radio and other public radio stations, focusing on rural life, farming and agricultural topics. To hear this story again, or to get more information about craft breweries and photos of the brewers featured in this story, visit

Tower Frequencies

91.5 FM KANU Lawrence, Topeka, Kansas City
96.1 FM K241AR Lawrence (KPR2)
89.7 FM KANH Emporia
99.5 FM K258BT Manhattan
97.9 FM K250AY Manhattan (KPR2)
91.3 FM  KANV Junction City, Olsburg
89.9 FM K210CR Atchison
90.3 FM KANQ Chanute

See the Coverage Map for more details

Contact Us

Kansas Public Radio
1120 West 11th Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
Download Map
785-864-4530 (Main Line)
888-577-5268 (Toll Free)