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3 ways to become involved in your local food system »

We know that local food is delicious, healthy, and supports the local economy.  So how can you, as an individual or as a community, support the local food system?  Check out these 3 ways that you can become involved! Participate in a CSACommunity supported agriculture, or CSAs, allow you to buy a share of produce […]
Posted by: Chrissy Carroll on August 15, 2014 @ 10:30 am
Filed under: Blog,Link Net,Farms,Snacking in Sneakers,Sustainability

Enterprise Farm and the Mobile Market »

If the big guys over at “Boston Magazine” give your farmshare program a nod, you’re probably kind of a big deal. It’s true, Enterprise Farm certainly has the fresh, local and organic it factor. See all those sold out Fall Shares on their website? Toss in a commitment to food justice and it’s clear that […]
Posted by: Nicola on October 3, 2012 @ 8:43 am
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Shop Local with the Locals at City Feed »

Amidst the hustle and bustle of Centre Street in Jamaica Plain a red, white and blue shop holds court on the corner of Centre Street and Seaverns Avenue called City Feed and Supply. City Feed is a hybrid grocery store, breakfast/lunch counter and café. The Jamaica Plain staple is a not only an incredible local […]
Posted by: Nicola on October 2, 2012 @ 12:17 pm
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Red Fire Farm: over a decade of locally-grown organic produce »

When a farm’s top priorities are local food and connecting with communities, you can be confident it’s a good match for the Link Net. Such a good match, in fact, that Red Fire Farm has been a vendor since the event began three years ago. Red Fire Farm has provided organic food to […]
Posted by: Nicola on September 18, 2012 @ 5:14 pm
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Beyond Organic with John Crow Farm »

I learned recently that organic vegetables are not necessarily pesticide or chemical free and organic beef does not always mean grass fed. When the USDA adopted the term organic a few years ago they “re-tooled the word to mean that dozens of chemicals may be used on a farm and still be considered “organic” in […]
Posted by: Nicola on September 14, 2012 @ 9:59 am
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