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FIND LOCAL FOOD (MARYLAND)

Maryland's Best: Searchable database of local products from Maryland farmers. From produce, seafood, grass-fed beef, grains, and specialty items to CSA's, nurseries, wine, agri-tourism, and more.
marylandsbest.net

So Maryland So Good: Farm and product guide for Anne Arundel, Calvert, St. Mary's, Charles, and Prince George's counties.
somarylandsogood.com

"Pick Your Own" Directory: Find a local "pick-your-own" farms to get fresh, in-season produce.
extension.umd.edu/topics/agriculture

Local Harvest: A national searchable database for organic food sources--from local farms and CSA's to restaurants, grocers, and more.
localharvest.org

Amazing Grazing Directory: Produced by Future Harvest, which is helping to create a viable and sustainable local food system, this directory is your source for local grass-fed meat, poultry, and dairy products.
futureharvestcasa.org

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OTHER REGIONAL BUY FRESH BUY LOCAL CHAPTERS

In the Chesapeake Bay Watershed

Pennsylvania:  buylocalpa.org

Virginia Chapters:  buylocalvirginia.org

Hampton Roads, Va: buylocalhamptonroads.org 

Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, & King George, Va: thefarmersmarket.co/

Shenandoah Valley, Va: buylocalshenvalley.org

 

West Virginia:  wvfarmers.org/buylocalwv/

Outside the Bay Watershed: foodroutes.org/

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LOCAL FOOD EVENTS AND INFORMATION

Annapolis Green
annapolisgreen.com/resources.html

Slow Food DC
slowfooddc.org/

Local Food Beat
localfoodbeat.com/

Food Routes Network
foodroutes.org/

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HOW TO GROW YOUR OWN FOOD

Grow It Eat It: extension.umd.edu/growit

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SUSTAINABLE FOOD AND AGRICULTURE

"Sizing Up Sustainable Food"
Podcast, Science Friday with Michael Pollan and others (Aug. 21, 2009)

Sustainable Table: Information and issues about sustainable agriculture.

CBF's Clagett Farm: clagettfarm.org

Animal Welfare Institute: awionline.org

Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture:  leopold.iastate.edu/

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BOOKS

"Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life" by Barbara Kingsolver
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"Chew On This: Everything You Don't Want to Know About Fast Food Harvest" by Charles Wilson and Eric Schlosser
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"Closing the Food Gap: Resetting the Table in the Land of Plenty" by Mark Winne
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"Everything I Want To Do Is Illegal: War Stories From the Local Food Front" by Joel Salatin
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"Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal" by Eric Schlosser
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"Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health" by Marion Nestle
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"In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto" by Michael Pollan
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"Pasture Perfect: The Far-Reaching Benefits of Choosing Meat, Eggs and Dairy Products from Grass-Fed Animals" by Jo Robinson
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"Slow Food Nation's Come to the Table: The Slow Food Way of Living" by Katrina Heron and Alice L. Waters
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"Stuffed and Starved: The Hidden Battle for the World Food System" by Raj Patel
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"The Omnivore's Dilemma: The Secrets Behind What  You Eat" by Michael Polla
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