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Age of Awareness

Farmers Markets and Climate Change

Global food miles account for about 19% of total food-systems emissions.

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Purchasing your food from a local farmers market, where the food has traveled a limited distance, will reduce the amount of carbon dioxide emission from transporting the food to you.

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