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Organization Harvests 25,000lbs of Fruit From Unloved Trees

By Sami Grover, TreeHugger In April, TreeHugger covered the work of Katy Kolker and the Portland Fruit Tree Project, just one of many community organizations that gleans unwanted or underutiliz…

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Share Your Summer Bounty

As I have written here before, one of the ways that gardeners can make a difference is to share their excess produce with those in need, while getting rid of those crops that they might have too much …

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Throw Away Culture: How the Food We Discard Comes Back to Bite Us

Everyone wastes food, but for the individual it is a matter of volume and frequency. For every discarded loaf of bread and past date yogurt that may fall into obsolescence at the back of the fridge, …

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Gleaning For The Hungry

As I wrote about last month, as gardeners are preparing for their spring gardens, they might want to think about planting an extra row of produce to help those in need. But for those people who do …

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As usual back down to the vegans/vegetarians carrying on. This article has also neglected to show t…