The Eat Local Challenge is committing to eating foods that are produced locally or in in close proximity to your home. We've outlined steps and resources that make taking the challenge a bit easier.
Hi! Go Green NOLA is the guide for the New Orleans community on how to build and live green. We hope to introduce you to new ways of thinking and living because we know one person can make a difference in her/his community. We also highlight the many people and organizations making a positive and green change in this city.
Schoolyard gardens are a great way to teach kids about nutrition and science. Plus, teaching kids how to grow their own food can inspire them to start their own home gardens thereby increasing the health of their whole family.
Shopping at Farmers Markets promotes healthly living and reduces transportation emissions as the food doesn't have to travel far to the consumer's table. Plus, you help local farmers! See our list of markets by day of the week.