Feature

November 1997 Issue

Combat Food Waste and Fight Hunger in Your Own Backyard

As we approach the season of gorging and gaining, new statistics serve up sobering thoughts. According to a recent report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, more than one-quarter of the food produced in the United States is wasted. That's more than 96 billion pounds of unused food! Yet, in a cruel contradiction, 30 million Americans suffer from hunger and malnutrition. Share the Wealth If you want to have a direct

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