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Big Flour Mills Fading From KC
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TitleBig Flour Mills Fading From KC
AbstractArticle reports on the decline of flour milling in Kansas City and the Midwest, largely due to the consolidation of mills and need for grain to be shipped less distances by railroad. The Kansas City area was once home to dozens of mills, but there are currently only two in operation, General Mills and Cereal Food Processors. The Archer Daniels Midland mill in North Kansas City recently closed its doors.
AuthorScott Canon
PhotographerFred Blocher
DateOctober 20, 2011
SourceThe Kansas City Star
LocationMicrofilm
PageA10-A11
See Also"Looking Up At What's Coming Down," January 13, 2012, p. A9, The Kansas City Star.
SubjectMills
Flour & meal industry
Bakeries
Local SubjectGrain Industry
IllustrationsYes
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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CONTENTdm number39941
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