Food: Eating Locally

Buying and eating local food can reduce your diet's impact on the environment. Concord Agriculture Committee is putting together a brochure of Concord farm stands (check back later for more information).

Hutchins Farm: Local, organically grown produce (Monument Road) Also see: Localvores According to a June 4, 2007, article in the Guardian, "(t)he vast majority of (food's) ecological footprint comes from food processing, storage, packaging and growing conditions." See: http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk_news/story/0,,2094651,00.html

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