Do You Love Food? Do You Know Where To Get More?

Oct 25 2013

Farmer markets

What kind of Food Network local broadcasting do you watch? What interests you when it comes to watching the Food Network locally? Some people only watch it for the reality shows and the competitions. And there are some great ones on there. But there is so much more when it comes to the Food Network, and food in general. Break out of your comfort zone when it comes to your watching habits, and try something new.

  • Why Is Food Important?
  • There are a lot of cooking shows out there that really stress the importance of food. It is not just about cooking food for supper every night. Food is a communal experience. It brings family and friends together to share in that one thing that they can all agree on.

    Being able to cook, even on a basic level, allows you to communicate in that way wi

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Why Should You Buy Locally? Three Options and Reasons to Avoid the Big Supermarkets

Sep 23 2013

Farm markets

Did you know that the average American meal travels for about 1,500 miles before it arrives on your plate? There are a lot of reasons this is not ideal. Not only does it increase our carbon foot print, or how much carbon dioxide emissions our purchases contribute to the atmosphere, but it can also lead to lower quality foods. Because fruit, for example, has to travel long distances, it is often picked while still unripe, then gassed to ripen it after transportation. Tired of being a part of this? Here are three solutions for learning to eat locally grown foods.

1. Farmer Markets

Most communities both large and small support a local farmer’s market, and this can be a great way to get produce that is both cheap and locally grown. Not only will you cut down on your footprint, but you also get a c

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Three Excellent Reasons to Skip the Supermarket, and Find a Farmer

Aug 26 2013

Organic farmers market

Local, natural, free range, organic, fair trade, all these words get thrown around so often that it can be easy to forget about what they truly mean. Buying and eating local means to seek out food that is grown in your community. For example, if you live in a temperate climate, it might mean buying tomatoes from a local farmer instead of ones from the supermarket. Supermarket produce is usually imported from across the country, or from some other country altogether.

There are many excellent reasons to eat local, but here are the big three.

1. It is easy!

CSA, also known as Community Supported Agriculture farms, and farmer markets make it easy for you to find local fruits, vegetables, meat, and other products. Depending on where you live, you may also find it easy to get local foods year round. Cali

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Buying Food Does Not Always Have to Feel Like a Chore

Jul 26 2013

Market place foods

Many individuals spend all week looking forward to the weekend only to realize that, on at least one of the days, they will not be able to do anything fun because they have to run errands and go grocery shopping for their family. However, fresh food markets provide an opportunity to combine the two. Going to the grocery store is a hassle, and pushing through crowded aisles and waiting in line at the cashier is never any fun. In order to avoid those problems, many individuals will want to do their shopping in the fresh air and laid back atmosphere of farmer markets.

Despite constant efforts by management teams to make their supermarket feel more fun, grocery stores still feel like grocery stores. While there are probably more items there than at a fresh food market, for most, shopping for food always feels

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Want To Attract More Customers To Your Cafe? Upgrade Your Soup Station In 2018

Jun 15 2018

Coffee makes the world go round.

This is no mere hyperbole. Without the delicious taste and caffeinated boost of coffee much of what we enjoy today would be a little harder to obtain. In fact, many people find they can’t even get their day started properly without a good, old-fashioned cup of joe. When you craft your cafe you do so while keeping in mind the needs that make lattes, mochas and Americanos such a staple. Customers don’t just want a tasty brew. They want an entire experience to enhance their day and leave them smiling. How can you achieve this with so much competition to sift through?

From paper cups to hot soups, a lot of ingredients are needed to create the ideal coffee experience.

For the sake of scope…let’s look at the state of coffee today. The retail value of the American coffee market, for starters, was recently estimated at a staggering $50 billion. That’s over 55% of the total value share around the world! In fact, the United

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Getting the Right Growler Container to Bring Home Exciting Craft Beers

Jun 13 2018

Beer has consistently been one of the most popular beverages in the country and for good reason. So many people consume beer on a regular basis and enjoy the tastes and aromas that this wondrous beverage can provide. Beer aficionados routinely explore beer from different areas of the world that are different on every conceivable parameter. The exploration of the world of beer can be immensely exciting and thrilling and for this reason, there is now a booming craft beer market in the country. Craft beer makers can be artists that infuse new and unexplored flavors and textures into beer and create concoctions that can be a thrill to try and explore. These creations have become increasingly popular in the country over the last few decades and beer enthusiasts have an endless array of beverages they can explore. If you consider yourself to be a beer enthusiast with a large appetite of craft beers of different kinds, you definitely need to possess the right tools that can help you enjoy the

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How Craft Beers Are Changing the World of Beer Drinking

Jun 12 2018

Small and independent breweries have transformed the world of beer drinking. Beginning as a hobby, with enthusiasts brewing small batches in their basements, craft brewing has grabbed a significant share of the national market and the attention of a new generation of beer drinkers. Craft beer has also transformed the culture of beer drinking, with new pubs and tasting bars, festivals, and accessories. From insulated beer growlers to putting previously unheard-of vegetables on the grill (cauliflowers, anyone?) craft beer drinkers are changing the world. In a good way.

The world of craft beers
Craft beers are taking over the world. Well, the beer industry, anyway. Or 12% of its total market share, at least. At the present time, the craft beer market itself is worth $ 23.5 billion, and it’s growing due to popular demand. The number of new breweries keeps increasing,

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Purchasing a Hydroponic Cloning Machine to Help with Your Cannabis Growing Business

Jun 12 2018

One of the few trends in alternative medicine that have managed to grab the attention of many in recent times is the interest in medical marijuana. While a number of states in the country have legalized the use and prescription of medical marijuana and more states are currently considering it, the use of marijuana for medical purposes has been in effect all over the world for quite some time. Studies demonstrating its beneficial effects have also been carried out and a number of people have found relief in the face of painful health conditions through its use. If you are currently engaged in the cultivation of cannabis, you would definitely find a large market for marijuana products that help people live a better life. With the right tools in hand and the right processes in place, you can definitely enhance the quality and quantity of the cannabis you produce through the use of helpful tools like grow supplies and hydroponic cloning machines.

Whenever you are dealing with plants,

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