• Jessica Lavicky

    Avoca-"do's" To Know About

    The Daily Dig

     by Jessica Lavicky
     on February 13, 2013

    This morning I cringed when I had to throw away yet another avocado – I hate throwing away food. Do you know the average American family of four ends up throwing away an equivalent of up to $2,275 annually in food? Uneaten food accounts for 23 percent of all U.S. methane emissions – a potent climate change pollutant. Now I really feel sick. 40 percent of the food in the U.S. is being thrown away each year. No wonder the price of food is climbing. Lately I have been on…

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