Eating and Buying Local

Everything you need to know about eating local...

picture of farmer at Gainesville Farmers Market

The organic and local food movement has been a fad across America for at least the last couple years. We've all probably heard the sales pitch: organic food is healthier, buying local food keeps your money in your local economy, etc. What you might not realize is that Gainesville is a great place to buy and eat locally grown produce and meat. Between the farmers markets, meat markets, and restaurants, Gainesville is the perfect spot to live a local lifestyle and support the local farmers and vendors.

Explore this site a little and you'll learn about my favorite places to buy produce and meat, plus the best places to get local food when you feel like eating out. Learn how to eat like a local all in one place!