I've said it before and I'll say it again: Eating local food is patriotic. Buying local food is an easy and delicious way to support small farmers and local economies, and often to reduce your picnic's "carbon foodprint."
Our readers sent in pictures of many delicious local foods they ate this past weekend -- bought at farmers markets, grown in their backyards, and even...
Local food is not only a tasty alternative to its over-processed, over-traveled industrially-produced counterparts, but it's also patriotic to support local farmers.
The farmers markets around the country are bursting with all kinds of delicious fruits and vegetables -- here are six reasons to show your red, white and blue by buying local foods this holiday weekend.