August 25, 2011

France: Paris canals to offer fresh produce

Barge on the Paris Canal Saint Martin

In Paris, the food markets over the summer are full of lots of French produce - but much of it comes from Spain or Italy. Consumers are increasingly interested in home-grown fruit and veg and to meet this demand, a market has opened up for small farmers in the Paris region. And the city’s canals are keeping it afloat. (via RFI)

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