Photo by Phaedra Cook If your fruits and vegetables come in one of these big green bins, are you really helping local farmers?
A few weeks ago, I posted an article on how much I love the Greenling service, a convenient way to get fresh fruits, vegetables, local goods and pre-prepped meal kits delivered right to your door.
Immediately after publication, more than one local farmer contacted me to say that, in their opinions, Greenling doesn't help them. In fact, they said it hurts local farmers. They did not want to go on-record with their comments, but suggested I look closer at where the produce is actually coming from.More »