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THE IMPORTANCE OF BUYING LOCAL

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 9/22/2008
Start Time: 7:00 PM
Description:
 Adherents of the locally-grown food movement value fresh taste and nutrition, and support family farms. Organic farmer Joan Norman leads a discussion on the benefits of community-supported agriculture on health and the regional economy. Norman and her husband have owned One Straw Farm, Marylandís largest organic vegetable farm, since 1985.
Library: Miller
Other Information:
 Sponsored by the Maryland Humanities Council.
Status: Closed