There are many ways you can change your food purchasing, preparation and eating habits to incorporate more local foods. You’ll be healthier, find that food tastes better, and you’ll be helping to create a healthier world! Here are a couple of ways to get engaged as a consumer:
Become a member of the Intervale Food Hub.
Buy food from an independent farm in the Intervale.
Join a Community Supported Agriculture Farm:
Purchase local food at farmers’ markets:
Check out these other resources to help you buy locally produced food:
- City Market/ Onion River Co-op is a consumer cooperative located in Burlington that sells wholesome local food and other products, including Intervale produce, while building a vibrant, empowered community and a healthier world, all in a sustainable manner.
- Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont (NOFA)
- Agency of Agriculture Buy Local Campaign
- Vermont Fresh Network