Cutting back on meat consumption could help end hunger by "Sustainable and healthy diets will require a move towards a mostly plant-based diet," said Colin Khoury, a biologist at the Colombia-based International Centre for Tropical Agriculture.
The fact that of lettuce grown is thrown away is a strong motivation for GrowUp Urban Farms to grow perishable salads and herbs closer to consumers, as they stay fresher for longer! This visual guide puts food waste into perspective.
EatBy App - "EatBy" app that reminds consumers to use up food in the fridge, and a new social network to help people adopt a "climatarian" diet that shuns meat from gassy grazing animals, such as beef and lamb.
France to force big supermarkets to give unsold food to charities. <><> Legislation barring stores from spoiling and throwing away food is aimed at tackling epidemic of waste alongside food poverty [article]