27 Sep '11, 2am

Give Us This Day Our Local Bread

Give Us This Day Our Local Bread

Some apparently are willing to pay extra for bread made of locally grown wheat. Why, when times are tough? Motive. One reason is consumer distrust of the quality of bread made from wheat berries sprayed with with toxic chemicals and then stored for years before being sold to a conglomerate. As stated in Brian Steele's article in The Republican: Philosophy drives the consumption of local wheat, Hatch said. People want to eat healthy, natural food, instead of what he calls the "industrial waste" found in supermarkets, while limiting their impact on the environment and buttressing their neighbors' enterprises. Another reason is that bread tastes even better when made from this year's harvest. This is not a new idea. Back in the 70's I met a farmer whose family ate only bread from their own wheat, even though dairying was the main enterprise. They had an electric grain mill an...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/09/give-us-this-day-...

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