Opinion: Think fresh, healthy food
Whether it's the obesity epidemic in this country or just a desire to become healthier, people are seeking ways to eat better.
One idea from Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) Club, Inc., is to patronize local farmers markets. They provide less-processed, flavorful produce and other farm-fresh products adding variety to diets and keeping customers on track with healthy choices. Here are some reasons to buy local: