The rise of local organic foods

Everyone does it now and then… Sleeping in on Saturday is amazing, but snoozing until the farmer’s market closes is a crime which carries its own punishment. Meanwhile, your loving farmers are selling all the freshest produce to your punctual neighbors. Even if you don’t come out each weekend, your support of local farmers makes you, the consumer, a part of the food revolution. Recent market data shows organic food sales have risen to record highs, and the strong demand for organic food is outgrowing the supply. According to the Organic Trade Association, organic food sales from 2007 – 2016 have set records every year. 40% of those sales were organic fruits and vegetables. The American people are voting with their wallets, and the food industry is taking notice. Read the full article here.

We have reason to celebrate. The food revolution is shattering records! Let’s keep up the trend — Support your local farmers by purchasing locally grown organic food!

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