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Published on July 27th, 2013 | by Mary Gerush

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The Tragic Facts About Food Waste In Less Than 2 Minutes (Video Infographic)

 

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“We grow and produce enough food for everyone on the planet.” Thus begins a 1 minute, 41 second video infographic about food waste which goes on to teach us that while we could feed everyone on the planet, 870 million people go hungry, and 2.5 million children die of malnutrition every year.

We’ve written about food waste in the past and shared some awareness-building infographics. This video is startlingly more powerful and incredibly well done. Take a couple of minutes to watch it, and let me know what you think.

Infographic Credit: visual.ly






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About the Author

Hi all! I'm Mary Gerush - a recovering corporate worker bee turned good-farm-real-food advocate and writer who wants to help people understand what they're eating. I tend a tiny urban farm in Dallas, TX, and hope to scale up one day soon. Omnivore through-and-through, there's not much I love to eat more than a butter-basted grass fed steak fresh from a searing hot cast iron skillet. Follow me on , , and !



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