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The Real Cost of Food

At the beginning of the 20th century, American households spent about 20% of their disposable income on food. Food was expensive, it was local, and it was essentially ‘organic’ by today’s standards. 511 more words


Do you know where your meat comes from?

The  Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) said today that beef and cattle imports have hit record levels, displacing US cattle producers and, as a result, the US cattle herd is at or near its lowest size since 1951. 381 more words


Cook global, buy local

When Lynn Prior, founder and director of Buy Fresh Buy Local Greater Lehigh Valley, asked me whether I wanted to do a talk and cooking demo at… 781 more words


Growing the Local Food Movement: The Bucks County Foodshed Alliance Tills Fresh Ground with Buy Fresh Buy Local

by Anne Biggs

When Bucks County Foodshed Alliance (BCFA) launched the Wrightstown Farmers’ Market in 2006, farmers’ markets, with their fresh produce and small-farm-raised meats, were still something of a novelty in the area. 697 more words

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