FCOW posts 2019
Day 1: The average American is three generations removed from the farm. Food Check-Out Week is a time to recognize the productivity of farmers and ranchers and help educate more people about where their food comes from. #FoodCheckOutWeek
Day 2: Designated the third week in February, Food Check-Out Week is traditionally the time that many families have earned enough income to buy their groceries for the year. #FCOW #FoodCheckOutWeek
Day 3: Americans spend nearly 8 percent less of their disposable income on food as compared to 1960. #FCOW #FoodCheckOutWeek
Day 4: You can support your local economy and farmers by buying Florida-grown products wherever you shop! Look for the Fresh From Florida label or ask your grocer where their produce is from.
#FloridaFarmBureau #FoodCheckOutWeek #FCOW #BuyLocal