food miles

What you believe about food miles is probably wrong

If you want to eat sustainably then going local just feels right. Even if you can’t or won’t pay the exorbitant prices in the local farmer’s market then at least buying British or European food from your local supermarket seems to be the right sustainable choice as the food hasn’t racked up vast so called ‘food miles’ to get to your shopping basket. Unfortunately, the real picture is rather more