March 9 :: Shop Like a Locavore

Buying fresh, local, seasonal food reduces the need for transport and, consequently, the burden on the environment. In addition, it is beneficial to the local economy. The presence of local markets enables farmers to grow various crops, thus avoiding monoculture and promoting biodiversity. Buying directly from the farmer strengthens the bond between producer and consumer–and is attractive to both.

Visit http://www.lasvegasfarmersmarket.com for details.

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