I came across this poster last week. It's from 1917, can you believe it? It begs the question, why don't we see more posters like this from the government today?

Source: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division

Anymore, though, it's not just about cutting food costs, it's about gardening for food safety and fresh foods. If you didn't start a backyard garden this year, Covenant Natural Health Care encourages you to buy as local as you can this year and plan for a garden next year.