Tag: hunger

  • A Trip to “The Daily Table”

    In the United States, about 40 percent of food gets thrown away every year. Meanwhile, one in eight Americans are considered to be food insecure, meaning they lack reliable [...]

  • A Make-Over for the Food Drive

    This month’s community connection in the Change Food network is Pat O’Neil, founder and CEO of Amp Your Good. Pat grew up in a small family restaurant business which doubled [...]

  • U.K. Helping Stop Food Waste and Feed Hungry

    The U.K. Government is backing a proposal that would help end supermarket waste while also helping the hungry.  Retailers would enter details of food that was nearing its [...]

  • Putting bycatch to good use

    This week the Governor of Oregon, John Kitzhaber, signed legislation allowing fish, previously going to waste, to feed the hungry instead.  The new law allows bycatch, fish [...]

  • Food Waste

    According to the Economic Research Service at the U.S. Department of Agriculture, 14.5% of U.S. households (17.2 million households or 48.8 million Americans) were food [...]