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Infographic: Distances Trucks Bring Our Food

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Many people don’t stop to think about where their food comes from or how it got to the supermarket. Going to the store and buying the items you need to make dinner is a undervalued luxury.

If it wan’t for truck drivers, the food you need wouldn’t be on the store’s shelves and you couldn’t readily enjoy tomatoes and watermelon in the winter.

It was reported that a recent truck driver strike “seriously damag[ed] the whole fresh produce commerce in the country and abroad.”

Before you cure a big truck that may be driving too slowly, remember: he or she may be transporting your dinner or one of the many items you need each day.

Infographic: Where Does Your Food Come From And How Does It Get There

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