Eco-eating is no easy affair. We need to act as "food citizens" by taking personal responsibility for shaping our food system. A short excerpt from the author's book, The Eco-foods Guide.
We are all humans, struggling to squeeze a whole meal into a fraction of time. We can only do what we can do.
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"Food citizens are eaters who take an interest in food beyond its affordability and availability. Food citizens are concerned about environmental sustainability, the health of farmers and consumers, issues of justice for farmworkers and the poor, and democratic participation in determining where our food system is heading.