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06.11 Practice AP Language Essay Prompt Amelia Setser The locavore movement dates back to life thousands of years old--buying all foods locally. The movement has spawned for various reasons, yet the forefront reasons include energy consumption, local business support, and the healthiness of local foods. Although the locavore movement is gaining steam and small businesses are improving, most foods are not of higher nutritional value and may not be more environmentally friendly than buying from big businesses. Small farms are benefiting from the locavore movement. "According to the New Economics Foundation in London, a dollar spent locally generates twice as much income for the local economy" (Source A). This description from Maiser's "10 Reasons to Eat Local Food" shows how important buying locally can be. However, only buying from small farms locally can prevent a well-cultured society. Trying different types of food can expand one's taste buds. Should land locked citizens avoid fish their whole life? An

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