Freakonomics Blog: Still Wrong on Local Food

In response to a recent post by Steven Sexton on the Freakonomics blog about the inefficiency of local food, Tom Philpott, among others, defend the local food movement and re-examine industrial agriculture and the current state of US food systems.

http://motherjones.com/tom-philpott/2011/11/freakonomics-blog-still-wrong-local-food

http://civileats.com/2011/11/18/food-policy-economists-and-the-hazards-of-assuming-a-can-opener/