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This page provides a variety of information relating to local foods, sustainability issues, organic-natural food, and other topics.
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The Local Food Movement Has Tripled in 20 Years, and Now Critics Are Taking ... - AlterNet

The Local Food Movement Has Tripled in 20 Years, and Now Critics Are Taking ... - AlterNet | Local Foods | Scoop.it

eWhy are some trying to tear down this movement?

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The interest in local foods is likely to continue, despite challenges.

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2 more Maine towns pass local foods ordinance | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram

2 more Maine towns pass local foods ordinance | The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram | Local Foods | Scoop.it

Maine towns are passing this ordinance as a struggle for transparency and the fundamental right to access foods of our choosing.


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Audit urges stronger enforcement of organic foods - EurActiv

Audit urges stronger enforcement of organic foods - EurActiv | Local Foods | Scoop.it
EurActivAudit urges stronger enforcement of organic foodsEurActivIndependent specialised European Union affairs portal for EU policy professionals. Expert EU policy journalists follow a wide range of European legislation and topics.

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www.onlyatfarmersmarkets.com - Home

www.onlyatfarmersmarkets.com - Home | Local Foods | Scoop.it

OnlyatFarmersMarkets.com promotes the richness of farmers markets by serving as a clearinghouse for customers and growers nationwide.

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Beyond Frankenfoods and Toxics: OCA's Ten Reasons to Buy Organic

Beyond Frankenfoods and Toxics: OCA's Ten Reasons to Buy Organic Organic foods and products are the fastest growing items in America's grocery carts.
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Maryland Farmers Markets

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This page has information on Maryland farmers markets and other sources of fresh Maryland produce, garden plants and organic foods.

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Fruits and Vegetables Photos

Fruits and Vegetables Photos | Local Foods | Scoop.it
Fruits, vegetables, and other food items are popular subjects for photography. Although many foods are widely available, they can be a challenge to photograph.
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Fruits and vegetables can be found at farms, orchards, gardens, food wholesalers, produce auctions, farm stores, produce stands, farmers markets, festivals, and other sources.

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July 2012 food and drink events and festivals by Simon Ward

July 2012 food and drink events and festivals by Simon Ward | Local Foods | Scoop.it
Here are our picks of July's hottest foodie occasions.

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Mid Atlantic News: savefarmfamilies.org

On September 15, 2011 The Wicomico County Young Farmers and Ranchers, the Maryland Farm Bureau, and Perdue announced the launch of SaveFarmFamilies.org, a group of agriculture interests who have come together to raise much-needed funds for the legal defense of a Berlin, Maryland farm family involved in a protracted and crippling lawsuit with the New York-basedWaterkeeper Alliance since March 2010.

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Hampton Roads Spot Fishing

From late summer through early fall, spot are abundant in the waters around Hampton Roads Virginia.

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Tips for Buying, Preparing and Serving Fresh Shrimp

Tips for Buying, Preparing and Serving Fresh Shrimp | Local Foods | Scoop.it
How to buy, prepare and serve fresh shrimp; peeling, steaming, freezing, recipes.
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How to Clean and Cook Rabbits

How to Clean and Cook Rabbits | Local Foods | Scoop.it
This page provides information about harvesting, cleaning and preparing rabbits for the table. Also included are tips on storing, cooking and serving rabbit meat.
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