Some Questions for Your Farmer at the Farmers’ Market

questions-to-ask-your-farmer-at-the-farmers-marketWe are the most divorced from ecology and agriculture civilization in history resulting in a cultural ignorance when it comes to food. As was recently said by Joel Salatin, “we know more about the Kardashians than we do about what we eat.”

As I stood there today in the presence of farmers, pseudo-farmers, and food shysters I began to ponder what initial questions we asked while perusing produce and what might be helpful to others. Here is what I came up with:

via Some Questions for Your Farmer at the Farmers’ Market.