Striving to be sustainable I often come upon the problem of making too much waste, especially when food is involved. For this reason, I usually like to store my food in different containers, but too often I tend to go for a plastic wrap or foil wrap. 236 more words
Tags » Sustainable Food
A fresh new year is here (hooray!) and like many others here around our beloved Lake Atitlan, we’re determined to begin it with a good, healthy start. 304 more words
Governments, grassroots, and the struggle for local food systems: containing, coopting, contesting and collaborating
Local sustainable food systems have captured the popular imagination as a progressive, if not radical, pillar of a sustainable food future. Yet these grassroots innovations are embedded in a dominant food regime that reflects productivist, industrial, and neoliberal policies and institutions. 282 more words
Care about the environment? Recognise the value of wholesome, locally sourced fruit and vegetables? Well so do we!
We buy most of our fresh produce from our neighbour, Marcos, the indigenous farmer who lives next door. 159 more words