Personal: By eating local, food will be fresher and filled with more nutrients that may otherwise be lost during the shipping process. Also, because the food isn't being shipped, air pollution will see a decline.
How to Eat Local in the Winter: 10 Foods You Can Find All Season Long [Infographic] (This pin relates to eating healthy in college because if you buy more seasonal local foods, you eat food that was raised with love and you want to eat.
Growing vegetables from food waste is a great lesson for kids and also makes great science experiments Teach students how to regrow food and pick a food to regrow as a class. Could use a food from a students leftover lunch.