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Local food woes

It's industrial food politics at its worst...but in the fruits and vegetables market. Does anyone have any suggestions about how to combat this kind of thing?

What do you think?


Sun. Mar 2, 9:49am

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I love the local food movement, but you can only take it so far. It's obviously a lot easier in the summer, but even then, living on the east coast, I'd have to get citrus, spices, etc... from outside the area.

My stance on this is to buy local WHEN YOU CAN. There are a lot of veggies that last long into the winter and some that are over wintered in local greenhouses (cabbage, squash, celariac, kale).

Monday, March 03, 2008, 2:56 PM

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