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Local and community farming is a great emerging trend that could help solve a lot of the food issues that we face today. But, it takes more than dedicated farmers to produce local food; "to have a truly local food system, we also need local butchers, bakers and millers, local truck drivers, local grocers, and a community that supports them in all their efforts." Check out this article, which makes me want to open a local grocery store!!