07 Aug '11, 3pm

Hardwick, VT: Local Food Haven: If you're into organic, local foods, then you probably know that the new “it” to...

Hardwick, VT: Local Food Haven: If you're into organic, local foods, then you probably know that the new “it” to...

If you’re into organic , local foods, then you probably know that the new “it” town is Hardwick, VT. It’s where all the cool kids hang. Why? Because Hardwick’s previously failing economy has been saved – or at least bolstered – by the cooperative efforts of its local farmers and food producers. Local companies like Vermont Soy, Jasper Hill Farm, and Pete’s Greens have been working together for the last few years to support one another’s businesses while promoting their own. They utilize one another’s products – and byproducts – and promote each other’s businesses to potential investors. The result has been a burgeoning local food movement, and an increased sense of community. I can’t help but hope that Hardwick will serve as an example for communities across the country. Food is an important aspect of culture, and when food becomes generic – when you see the same chain res...

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