Land, Co-ops, Compost: A Local Food Economy Emerges in Boston's Poorest Neighborhoods

Green (Living) Review

From kitchens that buy and sell locally grown food, to a waste co-op that will return compost to the land, new enterprises are building an integrated food network. It''s about local people keeping the wealth of their land at home.

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Land, Co-ops, Compost: A Local Food Economy Emerges in Boston's Poorest Neighborhoods

Green (Living) Review

From kitchens that buy and sell locally grown food, to a waste co-op that will return compost to the land, new enterprises are building an integrated food network. It''s about local people keeping the wealth of their land at home. green living local food localism

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Look for Green Labeled Restaurants

Eco Friendly Daily

Well, a Boston-based nonprofit called the Green Restaurant Association (GRA) is helping to inform consumers with regard to environmentally friendly restaurants. What if you could easily determine whether a restaurant was green?

Chef’s Collaborative RAFT (Renewing America’s Food Traditions) Event is from Oct 10-12

Green Life Smart Life

From October 12—18th, Grow-Out participant restaurants will have one or more items on their menu highlighting and honoring locally grown, heirloom vegetables from this year’s Grow-Out. Take a delicious bite of New England agricultural history while supporting your local restaurants and farms! Local 121, Providence. Boston Marrow Squash.

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12 Nifty Ideas to Improve Your City

The Green Changemakers

Start a Stranger Exchange: "John Wilson stopped in Chicago during a road trip from Boston. He was walking by Wicker Park when he noticed a 'totally anonymous and unsupervised' local drop box where you could leave or take unwanted books and DVD’s," writes Rachel Botsman.

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