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Skeptoid

Brian Dunning

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences

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Since 2006, the weekly Skeptoid podcast has been taking on all the most popular myths and revealing the true science, true history, and true lessons we can learn from each. Free subscribers get the most recent 50 episodes, premium subscribers (skeptoid.com) can access the full archive, all ad-free.

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Skeptoid #162: Locally Grown Produce

July 14th, 2009

Episode 175 of 598 episodes

We all hope and expect that locally grown produce might be fresher than produce trucked in from a bigger farm, but do we also assign less plausible benefits to it? Does it really have a lower carbon footprint, for example?

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