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Are You a Locavore?

Locavore (noun): One who tries to eat only locally grown foods. Being a locavore is good for you, good for the earth, good for local farmers and good for the Michigan economy! Learn more about how and why to be a locavore; check out "Animal, Vegetable, Miracle," by best-selling author Barbara Kingsolver, with Stephen L. Hopp and Camille Kingsolver. The author chronicles her family's personal "experiment" in spending an entire year eating foods from their gardens and local farms. Learn compelling facts that will make you rethink how you buy and consume your daily bread. Check out the author's book site for more information and recipes to get you started.