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Eating local means eating what nature provides

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Year-round online farmers market = year-round healthy eating

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ORGANIC vs SUSTAINABLE vs LOCAL

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Seasonal eating: 5 healthy tips to get ready for fall foods

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Too busy to cook? Try a slow cooker!

Here's how you can cook fresh local food from scratch while you…
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Meet AnnaB's: Local gluten free!

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12 fall superfoods to watch for

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Welcome, Dominion Harvest members!

Everything you need to know to get started - By the Veggie Fairy…
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2 easy ways to reduce your carbon footprint

Eat local and recycle the box! - By the Veggie Fairy Team The…
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When Virginia Farmers Markets close for winter...

...where do the farmers go? - By the Veggie Fairy Team With…
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Local food benefits local community

Restaurant fire leaves workers jobless, so Seasonal Roots steps…
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Labor Day ideas: Grill local food!

How to throw just about all your local food on the barbie -…
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Why you should eat raw food & keep it on hand...

...even if sometimes it goes bad before you can eat it! - By…
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Use this simple trick to avoid junk food

The solution is online - By the Veggie Fairy Team That candy…
National Farmers Market Week

National Farmers Market Week: What's in it for you?

5 reasons why markets are worth celebrating every week! - By…
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Industrial agriculture vs fresh local food

What happens when the water runs out? - By Duane Slyder, Head…
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This is why fresh local food is better for you

The most delicious way to take your vitamins - By the Veggie…
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Which one is organic?

Here's an easy way to find out if your food is good for you and…
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We love ugly food!

What does truly fresh produce look like? - By the Veggie Fairy…
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Richmond farmers markets

The truth about farmers markets customer service -- plus recipes! -…

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