Foiled Again - So much for locavore yarn
I'm not sure whether it is a national effort, but around here folks are encouraging each other to shop locally (as in with locally owned folks instead of National Chains). I agree. Locally owned places keep more of the money we spend in our own communities.
Better still is purchasing locally manufactured/grown stuff. It saves on all sorts of resources (reduced fuel consumption because you're not shipping across the country, for example).. . .