Become self-reliant! Instead of spending lots of money on pesticide laden, genetically modified veggies you can grow your own. The taste (and nutrition) of home grown food is far superior to the grocery store variety and your cost is almost free.
Alternative Gardning: Shade tolerant vegetables. I love this, but the picture under parsnips is turnips. I don't know if turnips are shade tolerant. This sure makes we want to consider moving my green onions from their permanent place in the garden to a shady place.