Beyond the mainstream

The Shop Ethical! guide helps you to make better choices within the supermarket or department store, however often the best choices aren’t available in these places at all.

Around the world today, people are creating a fantastic future for healthier communities and a healthier planet, through sustainable production. This includes fair trade, organic and community supported agriculture, farmers markets, local food co-ops, backyard food growing, and the slow food movement.

Local Harvest

Find good food, close to you. Includes a national directory of food co-ops, food swap meets, community gardens, farmers markets, box systems, 'pick you own' farms, farm-gate products, organic retailers, seed saver networks, free-range meats, and more. Also ’do-it-yourself’ alternatives such growing your own food, making your own produce, storing and preserving, low energy living.