Detroit Youth Food Brigade http://michiganradio.org en Learning through food: The Detroit Youth Food Brigade http://michiganradio.org/post/learning-through-food-detroit-youth-food-brigade <p>Some Detroit high school students are learning about food, nutrition, and entrepreneurship this summer.</p><p>They&rsquo;re with a group called the Detroit Youth Food Brigade, which pairs high school students with local food-based businesses.</p><p>The kids then spread out to different farmers markets around the city to sell those products.</p><p>But organizers say the program is about more than just business. They want the kids to learn about nutrition, the bigger food system, and how it works locally in Detroit.</p> Mon, 02 Jul 2012 17:31:30 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 8113 at http://michiganradio.org Learning through food: The Detroit Youth Food Brigade