Anyone else searching for “Fresh Asparagus” signs on the side of the road this time of year?
Purchasing local, in-season produce is an all-around win. It’s tasty, fresh, and more nutrient-dense than the far-traveled alternative. Plus, choosing local reduces your carbon footprint by saving on emissions associated with transportation and distribution. You’re also supporting your local economy by purchasing from your neighborhood farmers! Win-win-win!
We’re finally entering Locavore season, so get ready to see fresh produce out at your local farmstand very soon! Check out this Seasonal Food Guide to learn when to expect certain produce in your particular area.