Food Unity: The Power of Choosing Local – Carol Lynn Jackson

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When communities deeply connect with their local food sources/local growers the concept of “buying local” becomes more than a theory – it becomes a sustainable practice. When communities deeply connect with their local food sources/local growers the concept of “buying local” becomes more than a theory – it becomes a sustainable practice. <\span>

Carol Lynn began her work in Washington, DC promoting chefs and “Best Of” restaurants in exchange for their work on national hunger relief programs. After a move to rural Western North Carolina, Carol Lynn became an local food advocate, by creating a CSA program and by educating the community on local buying choices.

Video Length: 10:05