Consider the amount of pollution created to get your food from the farm to your table. Whenever possible, buy from local farmers or farmers’ markets, supporting your local economy and reducing the amount of greenhouse gas created when products are flown or trucked in. What’s more important, buying local or buying organic? Read the poll results here.
What other “L”-things can you do to protect the earth?
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