Global Food, Health, and Society

A Colby Community Website for ST297, Fall 2018

Author: Spencer Smead

The Benefits of Buying Locally Sourced Produce

Eating locally sourced food has become a popular trend recently, more people are attending farmers markets, co-ops and health food stores than ever before. While many people are aware that eating locally sourced foods most likely is better for your health, what they may not know is that there are many other benefits to eating what’s grown or raised in your backyard.

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America’s Fast Food Obsession

Fast food is a presence in almost everybody’s life on a daily basis. Over a quarter of American adults eat fast food daily(1)

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