Why Buy Local?

Buying your food locally is good for your local economy, good for family farmers, good for your family’s health, and good for the environment. Not to mention how good fresh, local food tastes! Following are a few of the many good reasons to buy locally grown food. You’ll get exceptional taste and freshness. Local food is fresher and tastes better than food shipped long distances from other states or countries. Local farmers can offer produce varieties bred for taste and freshness rather than for shipping and long shelf life. You’ll strengthen your local economy. Buying local food keeps your dollars circulating in…

BFBL Chapters

Buy Fresh Buy Local ® chapters are popping up in communities across the US! To find your local BFBL Chapter, check out the chapter list below or contact us. Our chapter affiliates are connecting consumers in communities throughout the country to the freshest, most delicious locally grown and locally produced foods available. Through outreach education, fun events, festivals, farmers markets and by supporting local food system revitalization, our chapter members and chapter affiliates are hard at work expanding the availability and quality of locally grown and produced foods. Can’t find a BFBL Chapter near you? Start a BFBL Chapter in your community.…