Supporting your local food economy is an easy way to reduce the use of oil, support local business, and eat some really tasty food! Each step in the right direction helps realize the change in your community. Small but meaningful steps in supporting you local food economy include:
- Shopping at farmer’s markets
- Growing some of your own food
- Shopping at grocery stores that stock local food
- Asking your grocery where the food comes from, and let them know you want to buy locally produced veggies, fruits, dairy and meats.
What are you doing to support your local food economy? I would love to hear your ideas!