Local Food, Motherfu$k*r: 10 Awesome Ad Campaigns Addressing Food's Carbon Footprint (Slideshow)

Local Food Mother by Thomas Cheng

Photo via Thomas Cheng

A picture is worth a thousand words. How can we grab people's attention, and get them to eat more local food? Yes, local food -- because it is healthier, slashes food's carbon footprint, and makes you savour the seasons again.

Advertising agencies around the world have launched some truly smart marketing campaigns to educate people on local food and culinary traditions. But don't take our word for it: See the Australians dress up crocodiles, the Italians make handbags out of cheese, the Americans get the presidential family involved, and more:

Local Food, Motherfu$k*r: 10 Awesome Ad Campaigns Addressing Food's Carbon Footprint Slideshow

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