Food waste

City Visions: How can we waste less food?

Aug 2, 2017
J. Bloom

August 7, 2017: Did you know that 40% of all food grown in the United States each year winds up in the trash? Why is so much food wasted when nearly 1 in 5 children in California goes to bed hungry? What can we do differently on farms and in restaurants, grocery stores and our own homes to reduce the amount of food wasted? Host Ethan Elkind and guests explore the topic of food waste and what several Bay Area organizations are doing about it. 

Guests:

U.S. Department of Agriculture / Used Under CC / flickr

 

On the August 31st edition of we’ll discuss the estimated 40 percent of food that’s wasted every year in the United States.

Your Call: How much food is America wasting?

Oct 19, 2015

 

On the October 19th edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about the growing food waste problem.

East Bay Express: Measuring food waste

Dec 5, 2013

From our partners at the East Bay Express.

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Combating Food Waste in the Bay Area

Jan 30, 2012
photo courtesy of http://blog.foodrunners.org/

 

Host: Joseph Pace

Producer: Susan Britton