In this piece, I deal with a writer who can’t understand why her local grocery store sells food from all over the world when, in her view, local farmers should be the suppliers. That would save energy in transport, she says. If consumers in Manhattan are willing to pay for certain quantities of fuel to be devoted to getting them spinach from China, who is this author to second-guess that outcome? FULL ARTICLE.
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