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Local In Season was nominated for a Shorty Award!

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Local In Season (localinseason on Twitter) was nominated for a Shorty Award(You can still submit a vote for fun, but the actual contest is over)

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Allan Siegel
Allan Siegel I nominate @localinseason for a Shorty Award in #food because... local is good; local is important...
Westford Farmers Mkt
Westford Farmers Mkt I nominate @localinseason for a Shorty Award in #food because they support local farmers markets.
VeneziaHM
VeneziaHM I nominate @localinseason for a Shorty Award in #food because the closer you eat, the further the positive implications
David Warner
David Warner I nominate @localinseason for a Shorty Award in #food because...Great recipes, great resources, great perspective.
city marlene
city marlene I nominate @localinseason for a Shorty Award in #food because their recent article on Kris Liakos was AWESOME.
Bread Machine
Bread Machine I nominate @localinseason for a Shorty Award in #food because...
Fun&FearlessBeantown
Fun&FearlessBeantown I nominate @localinseason for a Shorty Award in #food bc they are committed to informing others about locavore issues.
Renee Hirschberg
Renee Hirschberg I nominate @localinseason for a Shorty Award in #food because local is the new black!
City Feed Produce
City Feed Produce I nominate @localinseason for a Shorty Award in #food because they always have the best recipes for our produce.
Vincent Soriano
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frankobones
frankobones I nominate @localinseason for a Shorty Award in #food because I've been eating better since discovering their tweets!
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Adriana Velez
Adriana Velez I nominate @localinseason for a Shorty Award in #food because...they know how to cook local in the winter.
Marshall's Fenway
Marshall's Fenway I nominate @LocalInSeason for a Shorty Award in #food because... buying local is buying fresh!
Dan Sally
Dan Sally Nominate @localinseason for a Shorty Award in #food because local food is the bees knees.
Jon Ross-Wiley
Jon Ross-Wiley I nominate @localinseason for a Shorty Award in #food because local is where it's at!
Dr. Pat Romney
Dr. Pat Romney I nominate @localinseason for a Shorty Award in #food because...their recipes are excellent and their posts on food are
Joseph Long
Joseph Long I nominate @localinseason for a Shorty Award in #food because...the content is inspiring and pure.
Cider Hill Farm
Cider Hill Farm I nominate @localinseason for a Shorty Award in #food because I love finding new & seasonally appropriate meals to eat
mommystar
mommystar I nominate @localinseason for a Shorty Award in #food because I support buying local food and would like a similar site
The Shorty Interview
with Local In Season
What's your best tweet?
Our site: http://www.localinseason.com is now LIVE! More articles to come, but we are off the ground! Please help us spread the word. Thx.
What are six things you could never do without?
Family. Friends. Salt. Butter. Wine. Garlic. In no particular order...
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
Twitter is responsible for over 50% of our website's fan base...we couldn't do it without you!
What's your favorite Twitter app?
Tweetdeck
Twitter or Facebook?
Twitter. Hands down.
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
#ihungupbecause
What feature should Twitter add?
Voice directly on Twitter so that you can record on the spot.
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
As far as I can tell, Chef Thomas Keller does not have a personal Twitter feed. Would be a GREAT addition.
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
Are you. Oh my god. See you.
Is there someone you want to follow you who doesn't already? If so, who?
@TomColicchio. At the moment he is not following anyone...would be epic to make his short list someday.
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
We have unfolloweed a number of spammers. Thankfully, we haven't had to unfollow any people who legitimately arrived at our site.
Why should we vote for you?
We're a small team: promoting local foods, the people that work so hard to grow + use them, + helping others bring them into their kitchens.
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
#localfood #localinseason
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
We have found all of our contributing writers here!
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
#follow@localinseasonallweeknotjustonfriday
How do you make your tweets unique?
We post a lot of recipes, so usually the food does it for us. Unique foods and flavor combinations = unique tweets.
What inspires you to tweet?
Good food. Whether I create it or read about it, I feel compelled to spread the word!
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
Not yet...we try to keep it under control. We do get a little over-excited every now and again.
140 characters of advice for a new user?
Only tweet what you would like to read yourself. Think "Golden Rule 2.0".
How long can you go without a tweet?
Writing one? An hour or so. Reading new tweets? About a minute and a half.
Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?
Go figure, the number one spot...@Rick_Bayless ProliLIFic tweets!
Why'd you start tweeting?
Twitter has helped us promote our site http://www.localinseason.com and has connected us with the world's food experts.
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
Yes...Twitter has played a big role in making our website as popular as it is. What was once just an idea is now a site viewed worldwide.
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
RT @localinseason tweets.
How will the world change in 2010?
This is a wake-up year. Sustainability as an imperative is finally seeming to come into focus for more and more people.
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
Long, personal conversations that aren't DM'ed.
What will the world be like 10 years from now?
Moving at the speed of light and, hopefully, full of people who recognize our collective responsibility to take of each other and our planet.