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FINDING LOCAL FOOD

    r e s o u r c e s:

    1. farmer’s markets county by county farmer’s market directory
    2. edible chesapeake local food publication
    3. maryland agriculture
    4. real food farms an urban agricultural project on Lake Clifton Campus
    5. eat local challenge
    6. the farmette report
    7. real people eat local

    a c t i o n s:

      FOOD COOPS

        r e s o u r c e s:

        1. chesapeake alliance for sustainable agriculture
        2. find local farms + farm coops, local harvest
        3. coop directory
        4. baltimore village

        a c t i o n s:

        EAT SEASONALLY, HEALTHY + ORGANIC

          r e s o u r c e s:

          1. what’s in season? recipes?
          2. slow food movement
          3. “this book cooks” by kerry dunnington

          a c t i o n s:

          1. integrate weekly vegetarian meals

          SHARE YOUR FOOD

            r e s o u r c e s:

            1. volunteer gardeners in baltimore
            2. maryland food bank
            3. guerrilla gardening
            4. garden mosaics, community gardening in baltimore

            a c t i o n s:

            1. share your garden: have a greener thumb than your neighbor? pass surplus tomatoes + watermelons over the chain link fence; bring the extra zucchinis to the office, neighborhood fruit, santa barbara’s food not lawns

            SUPPORT RESTAURANTS + GROCERS WITH LOCAL FOOD

              r e s o u r c e s:

              1. chesapeake sustainable business alliance

              a c t i o n s:

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