Ethical Eating

Five Ways to Score South Florida-Grown Produce

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The idea of eating locally grown produce is all well and good, but when it boils down to a busy day, a rumbling stomach, and an empty fridge, it can be tough to make educated, responsible food choices rather than run shamefully into the arms of Papa John.

But there are some easy ways to commit to local produce in Broward and Palm Beach -- eaters just have to know where to look. Making these choices helps fund local farmers and supports a more sustainable future -- not to mention encourages healthy eating habits. A win-win-win. So when it comes to going locavore, here are some simple options:

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Hannah Sentenac covers veg food, drink, pop culture, travel, and animal advocacy issues. In addition to the Miami New Times, she's written for Live Happy magazine, Paste magazine, Thive magazine, and MindBodyGreen.com. Hannah is also editor-in-chief of LatestVeganNews.com.
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