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Localharvest.org: Find a Local Farmer's Market Wherever You Travel.

Posted by: Noah Grunzweig @ May 12, 2014, 5:02 p.m.

What's the difference between "fresh from storage" produce and food right off the farm?  Everything.

There are almost two million farms in the USA. About 80% of those are small farms, and a large percentage are family owned. More and more of these farmers are now selling their products directly to the public. They do this via CSA programs, Farmers' Markets, Food Coops, u-picks, farm stands, and other direct marketing channels. Would you like to support your local farmer? Use Local Harvest's map to find a small farm near you!

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