New book challenges the local food movement listen08/25/09 Mitch E. Perry
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In his new book, Just Food, James E. McWilliams challenges popular wisdom, myth and misinformation about the fresh and local food movement.
McWilliams writes that â€œno single concept unites the locavore movement more powerfully than â€˜food milesâ€™, the distance our food travels before we eat it." He says that the concept of food miles is flawed on many levels.
Weâ€™ll air the 2nd part of this interview later this week on the Evening News.