Earth Day is coming up this Saturday, April 22. You may be asking, what exactly does Earth Day have to do with food and nutrition? Well, it takes precious resources to produce food. Helping to reduce the amount of wasted food is one way we can all do our part to build a sustainable food system. Reducing food waste means less food would find its way into landfills, where it would have been contributing to greenhouse gas emissions.
Here are three things you can do to minimize food waste: