France/Le Castelet. Teenagers made aware of "consuming locally
About fifteen young people from the teenagers' centre and two gardeners from the shared garden took part in a treasure hunt on the theme of seasonal fruit and vegetables organised by the Castelet town hall. Blind tasting, recognition of foods through the senses, sports courses...
The riddles to be solved and the challenges to be met were varied. They allowed us to obtain the clues and lift the veil on the mystery of Robinson Crudités. "This is a fun experience to address the issues of food, seasonality, nutritional balance and local supply," said Céline Collet, elected official in charge of sustainable development.
At the end of the survey, everyone got together to cook and taste seasonal fruit and vegetables. "This approach follows on from the actions already undertaken in the municipality to promote "local consumption" and sustainable development, such asThis approach follows on from the actions already undertaken in the municipality to promote "local consumption" and sustainable development, such as increasing the proportion of organically produced food in the canteen meals or creating a shared garden," continues Céline Collet.