Where does food come from, where does food go?

Food waste is an issue, but not an insurmountable one.

A pile of food scraps, including banana peels, onion skin, and eggshells.
A pile of food scraps, including banana peels, onion skin, and eggshells.
Image by Ben Kerckx from Pixabay
The EPA’s Food Recovery hierarchy, showing the levels of preference for preventing food waste.
The EPA’s Food Recovery hierarchy, showing the levels of preference for preventing food waste.
The Food Recovery Hierarchy, courtesy of the Environmental Protection Agency.
Rich brown compost is dotted with carrot peels and some green yard waste.
Rich brown compost is dotted with carrot peels and some green yard waste.
Food and yard waste coming together to create rich, nutritious compost.

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