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Eat Local!

Join [i]rabble.ca[/i] in our new Eat Local! food and sustainability challenge Sunday September 29 to Sunday October 5! Share your ideas and experiences with us while you hunt for local foods and fine tune your sustainability tips.

Blog - Eat Local! October 7
rabble staff | With our Eat Local: food and sustainability challenge at an end, we have compiled all the wonderful and informative content here for those who may have missed it or want to keep the challenge going.
Blog - Eat Local! October 6
Lori Theresa Waller | Former labour beat reporter Lori Waller explains the great potential of the urban food movement to make neighbourhoods more like communities.
Blog - Eat Local! October 6
Jessica Rose | Jessica Rose divulges all the best reasons to shop at a farmers' market and why Hamilton, Ontario is no slouch when it comes to local goods.
Blog - Eat Local! October 6
H.G. Watson | The student diet is usually, tragically, filled with ramen and frozen perogies. Why not spice it up with some fresh herbs using a DIY container garden.
Blog - Eat Local! October 5
Tania Ehret | The food market that aimed to break down accessibility barriers in Vancouver's Westside.
Blog - Eat Local! October 5
Emily Slofstra | Do you have some vacant space in your community? Why not put a community garden on it! Here are the steps to get you started on your new project.
Blog - Eat Local! October 5
James D. Schwartz | There tend to be excuses around the idea of biking and James D. Schwartz intends to breaks all these "barriers" to biking.
Blog - Eat Local! October 4
David Holub | With the environmental world seemingly going to pot, it seems it is time to update some of our favourite sayings.
Blog - Eat Local! October 3
John Upton | One-third of the world's food is wasted and a new report shows that not only do this rotting wastage contribute to climate change, it's the third biggest contributor.
Blog - Eat Local! October 3
H.G. Watson | Drinking local is not only good for the particular boozehood in your life, but good for your soul.
Blog - Eat Local! October 2
James D. Schwartz | Think biking takes a lot of effort and commitment? On the contrary! James D. Schwartz explains why riding his bike makes him lazy.
Blog - Eat Local! October 2
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Michael Stewart | You probably buy wine from Canadian vineyards and beer from the local microbrewery -- but it's time to take your drinking local ethic to the next level: make it at home.
Blog - Eat Local! October 1
Meagan Perry | Meagan Perry experimented with growing vegetables in her driveway and had some interesting results.
Blog - Eat Local! October 1
Katherine Martinko | So much produce from supermarkets goes to waste because it looks "ugly." We need to adjust our expectations of produce and start buying and selling ugly fruits and vegetables!
Blog - Eat Local! October 1
Steffanie Pinch | Looking at my life on the farm versus in the city, I can't shake the feeling that I'm missing something.
Blog - Eat Local! September 30
Libby Davies | Libby Davies shares her recipe for homemade leek soup made from fresh local ingredients from Vancouver's Trout Lake Farmers' Market.
Blog - Eat Local! September 30
Twilight Greenaway | Twilight Greenaway breaks down what a CAFO is and it's environmental and sociological repercussions and states the onus is on the consumer to buy local, ethical meat.
Blog - Eat Local! September 29
Meg Borthwick | What eating local means in rural Ontario.
Blog - Eat Local! September 29
Abra Brynne | Food Secure Canada weighs in on how local foods should be defined and what the new parameters mean for local friendly restaurants.
Blog - Eat Local! September 26
rabble staff | The Eat Local: food and sustainability challenge has a list of five tips that will get you started in helping the environment and your bank account.
Blog - Eat Local! September 23
rabble staff | Our #EatLocal challenge if coming up quick and to help out we have prepared this resource guide for finding farmers' markets near you!
Blog - Eat Local! September 18
rabble staff | Join rabble's Eat Local! food and sustainability challenge September 29 to October 6 as we incorporate local foods and sustainability actions into our weekly lives!