The world population consumes around 10 per cent more food than it needs, while almost nine per cent is thrown away or left to spoil, researchers say.
Entrepreneur Tom Szacky founded his business TerraCycle to solve the gargantuan problem of waste in the world.
“How long is the shelf life for your fruits since you guys don’t have electricity or somewhere permanent to keep them?”
Supermarkets in Quebec will now be able to donate their unsold produce, meat and baked goods to local food banks in a program – described as the first of its kind in Canada – that also aims to keep millions of kilograms of fresh food out of landfills.
Cars need eight lanes to keep up with a single train moving the same amount of people.
Eating frugally doesn’t have to mean dull dinners and poor quality, unhealthy ingredients.
Here are ten tips and recipes from the thrifty pros to help you feed your family well for less.