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"I pledge to eat at least one thing from a local farm every day during Buy Local Week!"

All you have to do to take the challenge is commit to eating local during Buy Local Week.

Join the 5274 people who have taken the pledge now! No official registration or sign up is required, however, clicking the BE COUNTED button below will add your name (first name only if you wish) to the growing number of those making a concerted effort to support farms in their community. You'll get a customized certificate when you pledge!


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Hospitals & Institutions, take the pledge as a facility to serve local food. Click for more information.

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WHAT’S NEXT? That’s it! We’ve got tips, recipes and sample menus to get you started. Invite your friends to take the challenge too.