FRESHFARM

Bag It with BLT

09/04/2012 - 3:52pm

One of the best parts of the green movement is the commitment to buying local. With their minds on carbon footprints and supporting local business, Alexandria residents have been favoring Farmers’ Markets for their shopping.

At the Ballston BID and FRESHFARM Markets, shoppers can pick up locally grown produce, meats, crafts and more every Thursday. But how do you get it home without using an environmentally unfriendly plastic bag?