Matthews N.C.

Local News
5:35 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Matthews Company Makes Life-Saving Food For UNICEF, USAID

A child in Rwanda eats a packet of MANA.
MANA Nutrition

Malnutrition contributes to more than a third of deaths of children under five worldwide. For decades, these children had to be treated in in-patient clinics. But a peanut-based paste is making treatment more accessible, and it’s exploding in popularity. One of the companies that helps meet the demand is based in Matthews.


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WFAEats
7:58 am
Fri August 3, 2012

Matthews Landmark Offers More Than Nuts And Bolts

The store first opened on North Trade Street in Matthews in 1900.
Credit Tanner Latham

In advance of Charlotte Talks’ discussion about the importance of preserving the world’s seed stocks, we revisit Renfrow Hardware, where a big part of their business is food gardening and seeds. The owner of Renfrow will join Mike Collins for the discussion on Monday at 9am on 90.7 WFAE and WFAE.org.

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