Green Tip and Trade

Stop wasting food

Christina Huh Nov 25, 2010

Food often travels so far to get to your plate. It’s a real energy drain if it goes in the trash. Reorganize the pantry, reduce leftovers with manageable portions, compost or bring meal scraps back to your local farmers, turn last bits of produce into omelets, and more. Check out tips on how to reduce your food waste here.

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