E-Net News

Elon Sustainability's November Theme: Sustainable Foods

Elon Sustainability’s November theme is Sustainable Foods. We encourage you to support Elon’s local farmers this month.

 Click here to read about Elon’s sustainable dining initiatives: http://www.campusdish.com/en-US/CSSE/Elon/Sustainability/SustainabilityatElon.htm


November Sustainable Foods Tips:

  • Buy local foods as much as possible. This reduces the amount of fossil fuels burned to transport foods and supports the local economy.
  • Compost at Fountain Market & Octagon
  • Make an effort to eat less meat. Meat production greatly increases greenhouse gas emissions.
  • Buy organic foods when available. Organic foods are produced without harmful pesticides and artificial fertilizers.

November Events:

  • November Baking Contest: All November
  • College Coffee: November 8
  • Lights Out Bingo: November 10
Kristi Jacobsen,
Student
10/31/2011 2:50 PM