Tag: eat locally

Desert Locavore: Eating Locally in Tucson, AZ

Plucky writer dances with herbs and eats copious amounts of squash for seven days… Practice blatant localism. I saw those words on a bumper sticker and its meaning haunted me. I already eat in locally-owned restaurants; use a naturopath and acupuncturist to heal me instead of bureaucratic Blue Cross and Walgreen’s prescription counter and buy […]

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) – Eating Healthy

Community Supported Agriculture helps the small farmer. The small farmer is usually a family affair who may not be able to afford the pricey organic labeling certification but still uses pesticide-free farming methods. Organic may not be what it used to be as it’s been dumbed down by the government to accommodate big business’ like Wal-Mart […]