Eat local: Nelson Farmers’ Markets
- By: David Reid
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How and what we eat makes a big impact on our planet and our community. Farming practices have a direct impact on soil, water, and wildlife, while food storage and transportation makes a big impact on our carbon pollution.
Our regional food system and our local economy depend on our community members to shop local. EcoSociety's markets and festivals are a great way to find the freshest local produce and local artisan products.
At West Kootenay EcoSociety, we promote sustainable food systems with the following programs and events: