food waste

No Food Left Behind: WWF study addresses food loss in fields

· August 21, 2018

Just how much produce is the agricultural industry leaving in the fields post harvest? The World Wildlife Fund dove into food loss numbers in their recent report, “No Food Left Behind: Underutilized Produce Ripe for Alternative Markets.” The report examines four crops during the 2017-2018 growing season at a set of farms in Florida, New […]

Feeding America MealConnect bridges donors with pantries

· April 20, 2017

Food donation is now as simple as a click thanks to a new innovative technology platform from Feeding America. MealConnect helps to save food that previously might have gone to waste—such as a small load of meat from a local butcher or a box of tomatoes from a farmers market. The platform then directs that […]

Bayer AgVocacy Forum: Focus on food waste

· March 2, 2017

According to the Natural Resources Defense Council, 40 percent of food in the United States today goes uneaten … which means that Americans are throwing out the equivalent of $165 billion each year in food waste. Food waste was a hot topic at the Bayer AgVocacy Forum this week in San Antonio, Texas. Panelists Jack […]

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