Early this spring I ordered seeds online for my vegetable garden. There was a several week waiting period and many seeds were already sold out. The company said they were experiencing an unprecedented demand for seeds. Shortly after, the company closed online ordering for several weeks to catch up. The company my family orders local foods from mentioned that they had been very busy too.
It seems the COVID-19 pandemic has motivated many people to grow an edible garden and seek out local food sources. I hope this isn’t just a passing trend. More people growing gardens and supporting local agriculture is a step in the direction of being more responsible and sustainable humans.
Recently, most weeks, my family has been ordering produce and some meat from Agricultural Connections. I’ve been enjoying it for so many reasons!
1) They deliver!
2) During the stay at home order most days blurred together. Delivery day was a great marker of what day it was and someth...