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10 Tips for the Farmer’s Market

Here’s a list of helpful tips for your next trip to the farmer’s market: 1. Bring cash. Some markets are starting to work with plastic, but generally cash is preferred. 2. Bring your own bags including different sizes. It should … Continue reading

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Filled Up or Fed Up: Cheryl Muñoz

Cheryl Muñoz is the co-founder of the Sugar Beet Coop, an Oak Park, IL food cooperative providing high quality, locally sourced food at fair value to its member-owners and the community. It also serves as a neighborhood gathering place for … Continue reading

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Guest Author: Dr. Oran Hesterman

I am so honored to have Oran B. Hesterman, president of the Fair Food Network and author of Fair Food, submit a special entry for Fed Up. Here it is: Fed up, Filled up and…Fueled up When asked, “Are you … Continue reading

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Farmers Markets

How can I put this nicely? Um…don’t be an idiot and miss out on the summer season of farmer markets. This is the time to savor fresh fruits and vegetables coming right out of the ground at a farm near … Continue reading

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