Originally Posted by greenearthal
Ok. Curious. In what was is supporting locally grown farming bad for the environment. I've never heard of that argument before and would love to know what that's about.
The basic idea is that it is an inefficiant use of fuel and resources. The cheapest food usually tends to be the most envionmentally friendly since people pay for resources like fuel, fertalizer and land. There is a good Skeptoid episode