Niagara Gazette —
One of my classmates indicates that she asks for local wines when she's out to dinner and if they don't have local wines, she goes without.
Says our guide: "I wish everyone thought like you."
It's pretty clear. We vote with our wallets. But when we support local farms, our bodies and our communities are the real beneficiaries.
MORE ON EATING LOCAL FOODS Throughout September the Niagara Gazette food pages have carried a series called "Locavore 101" about the benefits of eating local foods. Read about the personal efforts of series author Danielle Haynes, on Page 8C.
Contact Features Editor Michele DeLuca at 282-2311, ext. 2263.