Thursday, April 22, 2010

Four Tips To Eat Greener This Earth Day

"On this the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, Short Order asked four locals for tips on eating greener. And no, it doesn't involve remodeling your kitchen to make it eco-friendly, though that would be nice. Here's what they had to say.

Rebecca Carter of says: "Eat local and organic whenever possible. Miami's growing season is just about over, so eating locally is tough for the next few months. However, there are more ways to get organic food than just going to your local grocery store. Try joining an organic produce buying club like Annie's Organic Buying Club or Organic Produce Buying Club of South Florida to get tons of organic food at wholesale prices.

If you are a seafood lover, download the Seafood Watch iPhone app to find out if what you are about to buy is fresh, toxic, endangered or shipped from countries violating the fishing laws.""

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