Shipping is a terrible thing to do to vegetables.
They probably get jet-lagged, just like people.
WOW! Time magazine really stepped up to the plate on this one. This is a great article sharing viewpoints on 'local' being the 'new organic'...um what does THAT mean? Well, read on my friends. I am all for organic, but always choose my local grower over one that is across the country or in another country.
Gone local! ~j
Eating Better Than Organic
Here is more food for thought...I LOVE his advise on the last page...sound familiar??