food waste

Mulch is a useful topdressing around garden beds and trees at Utah State University
Riana Gayle

Utah State University is one of 19 universities being awarded the 2017-2018 PepsiCo Recycling Zero Impact Fund. The fund recognizes projects with green initiatives.

Up to forty percent of America's food is being wasted along the supply chain.
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Earth Day is right around the corner and if you are looking for ways to get involved or reduce your footprint, look no further than the fridge. According to the United Sates Department of Agriculture, up to 60 percent of food waste occurs in households and businesses. While composting is an option for some of that waste, there may be other uses for your stale doughnuts and banana peels.

People in Cache Valley working against food waste
Bronson Teichert

Next time you find yourself scraping your plate into the garbage, you might consider how much you’re throwing away.  

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Student budgets are often a juggle between want and necessity. For many, food spending declines as textbook purchases and extra-curricular spending rises. 

Bread & Butter: Population Grown And Food Waste

Aug 8, 2017
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The world population is projected to reach 9.6 billion by 2050. With 1/3 of our food wasted, how do we produce enough food for everyone? In this three-part series, Lael Gilbert explores the issue of food waste in the United States and around the world and how we can value our food more and waste less.