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It also varies on your area. It's easy to find cheap options in a city, where you have trader joes and organic food stores and you can go to the vegetable market and farmers market and specialty stores with local suppliers, etc. (I have lived in cities and small towns, cities were waaay better) Rural, it is harder as there are fewer options. Our farmers market is open on Tuesdays at 1pm. They close at 3pm. If a person is unemployed, or happens to get Tuesdays off, it is great. For 90% of the working population, it isn't really an option. My local store is a small locally owned grocery store - we have farms nearby - but all the veggies/fruit are from California or South America. Also prices are kind of expensive and the choices are very limited. 40 miles is the next nearest store so add gas to my shopping expenses, at over $3 a gallon, buying that more expensive non-local b...

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