Archive for eat local

It’s Very Cool to Go Local

I can’t recall when in recent memory there has been such a concerted effort to build up the local economy. The teetering global economy no doubt has a lot to do with this trend. While being interconnected on a global scale has done amazing things to raise awareness about the needs of our human community,

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Enhancing Buy Local Options for Residents

When I think about the “eat local” movement I often connect this to the notion of eating food grown locally, which is the intended meaning of the term. But this weekend I thought about another meaning of the term that is equally valid given the goal of supporting our local economies and that is buying

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Show #6 Eating Locally and Inspired Organization

Today’s show is really special because we’ve got great tips, a wonderful guest and a chance for listeners to win an iPod!! Read on… Our weekly community update will discuss the environmental cost of NOT eating local and ways in which you can be more of an “eat local” advocate in your community. The featured

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Eat Local Save the Family Farm, the Environment

By now most of us know that North American agriculture is for the most part industrialized.  What more folks are talking about now is the impact on our health, the environment and the economy because of all this industrialized farming. Machines are used to do everything from remove freshly laid eggs from the mama chicken’s living

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