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DUMP Up to 13 of the food grown on British farms is dumped each

DUMP Up to 13 of the food grown on British farms is dumped each

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From field to fork: the six stages of wasting food

Discarded food is the biggest single component of US landfill and incinerators, according to the

Almost 90% of edible tomatoes thrown away based on appearance – research | Environment | The Guardian

A worker dumps food. Reuters

Between 30% and 50% or 1.2-2bn tonnes of food produced around the world never makes it on to a plate. Photograph: Murdo MacLeod for the Guardian

New ALR Rules Introduced To Prevent Farm Mega-Mansions, Dumping Toxic Materials

Dirty business: The livestock farms polluting the UK

Food waste

We grow it, we waste it, we dump it: fighting food waste one click at a time

garbage truck dumping food waste in a landfill

Half of all US food produce is thrown away, new research suggests | Environment | The Guardian

Piles of construction debris allegedly dumped illegally on a Metro Vancouver farm. (Agricultural Land Commission)

Half of all US food produce is thrown away, new research suggests | Environment | The Guardian

Volunteers cleaning general plastic waste along the shore in the Philippines, which is behind only

Throwaway culture has spread packaging waste worldwide: here's what to do about it

Almost 90% of edible tomatoes thrown away based on appearance – research

About 69 hectares of landfill area have been turned into farmland. (Walker Industries). comments. Farming has been in ...

A partly eaten bread in a bin filled with biodegradable waste. Image: Nick Saltmarsh, CC BY-NC 2.0

Among the crowded small shops on Bangalore's Bazaar Street is a small kiosk filled with oil cans of all sizes and shapes. Standing among them, Nirmal is ...

In India, 80% of total plastic consumption is discarded as waste and official statistics say the country generates 25,940 tonnes of waste daily.

A truck from the Agricultural Land Commission sits atop a huge pile of illegally placed fill on Vancouver Island. While illegal fill has been a problem in ...

Almost 90% of edible tomatoes thrown away based on appearance – research

Illegal dumping

A man pulls a cart full of empty PC cases that'll be broken down by recyclers in Agbogbloshie, in Accra, Ghana. (Adam Minter)

Buffalo make their way to the milking parlour at Laverstoke Park Farm near Overton, Hampshire

Asian plastic is choking the world's oceans

More women are dumping lucrative careers to move into the demanding world of farming

up farmers, yogi adityantah, potato farmers, Uttar Pradesh potato production, Potato price

How Tinder Food Apps and Dumpster-Diving Restaurants Could Help End British Food Waste - VICE

rooftop farming

Grocery Stores Get Mostly Mediocre Scores On Their Food Waste Efforts

The Second Harvest programme sources and collects surplus vegetables from commercial farmers and redistributes this fresh

Illustration: Guy Parsons/Canadian Geographic

In France, where is it against the law for supermarkets to dump surplus food ,

Dairy Farmers Pour Out 43 Million Gallons of Milk Due to Surplus

Dumping food wheelbarrow collection initiative at Mayor Thames Festival, Southwark Bridge, Southbank, London

The European country creating the most plastic waste per citizen is Ireland, with an average of 61kg thrown away each year. Luxembourg is next with 52kg.

In order to create a sustainable food system, we must leverage the full range and

One grower in Delta, who plans to switch from vegetables and fruit to marijuana production, estimates it will increase revenue by 10 to 15 times.

A picture of a pipe depositing waste into a lagoon on Crouchland Farm

Would you grow onions if all they got you was Rs 2/kg?

Wisconsinite Abe Voelker says his family's farm is yet another in a long line going out of business because of low prices, overproduction, the rise of CAFOs ...

A landfill site in Battambang province, Cambodia. Photo by freshheadfilms, taken on 6

75% of municipal garbage in India dumped without processing

Food waste: How much food do supermarkets throw away? (CBC Marketplace) - YouTube

Almost half of the world's food thrown away, report finds

Brown donkey grazing and searching for food at a landfill waste land dumping ground with dirty

Some Food Companies Are Quietly Dumping GMO Ingredients

Most of Canada's wasted food dumped from homes

A picture of a dead fish in polluted water

Land pollution

Food waste harms climate, water, land and biodiversity - new FAO report

If treated properly, according to the new laws, leftover food can be fed to

Trash can illustration by Guy Parsons

How Vermont tackled farm pollution and cleaned up its waters

The Shard, the UK's tallest building, set against London's ...

Washed-up plastic waste on a beach along the coast of the Croatian island of Korcula. Rolf Haid/DPA

The other advantage that the people's food markets in Africa have over supermarkets is their connections to small farmers and local food suppliers.

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Photo: Agnimirh Basu

Can Raw Milk Survive Being in the Most Pathetic Food Industry?

China-US trade war has Brazilian farmers dumping sugar for soy | South China Morning Post

Each year more than 300 tonnes of processed gold are dumped in landfills. What if we could mine landfills for gold and other precious metals, ...

Ground zero: all modern sugar beet is descended from a single strain of Baltic sea

An irrigation system is repurposed to spray manure on a Wisconsin field. Public domain image

Photo of Decker Farm - Staten Island, NY, United States. The "corn

Food Waste in Canada

photo of tomato plant rows in field

Brown donkey grazing and searching for food at a landfill waste land dumping ground with dirty

Pre-consumer food waste is stockpiled before being feed to black soldier fly larvae at

Totally ripe, tasty ... and unlikely to reach your plate. Produce with aesthetic abnormalities is regularly culled from farms, as food retailers ...

POLITICO EUROPE

The plan to make every single council in the UK collect food waste

In August 2017, Abbotsford voted in favour of removing protected lands within its municipal boundaries from the ALR because of a shortage of land for ...

Open dumping[edit]

The waste water from the landfill is also treated and used as a liquid fertiliser for fast growing plants like bamboo,” continued Rudtanavalee.

FOOD WASTE, AMERICAN-STYLE: Spoiled milk, old fruit, unwanted pasta: It adds up. Pictured is the amount (and type) of food wasted monthly by the average ...

Dumping pesticides, using ducks instead

Anna Magri holds the shoes of her son Riccardo who died of leukaemia at 22 months

Soil, Weedkillers And GMOs: When Numbers Don't Tell The Whole Story

The world's biggest meat and dairy companies could surpass Exxon, Shell and BP as the world's biggest climate polluters within the next few decades.

“In Chiang Mai city alone we produce 300 to 320 tonnes of solid waste each day,” Prasopchai Khaek-oi, Sanitary Engineer, Chiang Mai Municipality told me ...

Retail[edit]

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Indian farmers dumping tomatoes on the road in protest against the price fall (Image Credit: Asia News)