millet http://kbia.org en Mid-Mo. roundup of government shutdown effects; millet on the menu http://kbia.org/post/mid-mo-roundup-government-shutdown-effects-millet-menu <p></p><p></p><p>&ldquo;30 Rock&rdquo; fans know the phrase well: Shut it down.</p><p>Nearly all of the characters have used it at some point during the TV show&rsquo;s multi season run. And now it&rsquo;s echoed in real life as the federal government has gone into shutdown mode. This week we take a look at how the shutdown has affecting mid-Missouri.</p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 21:34:12 +0000 Kristofor Husted 41485 at http://kbia.org Mid-Mo. roundup of government shutdown effects; millet on the menu Is millet the next trendy grain? http://kbia.org/post/millet-next-trendy-grain <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p></p><p>Heritage grains are trendy. Walk through a health food store and see packages of grains grown long before modern seed technology created hybrid varieties, grains eaten widely outside of the developed world: amaranth, sorghum, quinoa.</p><p>But there&rsquo;s another grain with tremendous potential growing on the Great Plains: millet.</p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 21:20:14 +0000 Luke Runyon 41478 at http://kbia.org Is millet the next trendy grain?