We have talked in the past about the serious problem of food waste in our country. I recently became aware from wellandgood.com of some food waste apps and services, including:

1. Imperfect Foods (imperfectfoods.com)

You never know what to expect when your Imperfect Foods box lands on your doorstep. You’ll find “ugly” fruit and veggies — items that would have gone to waste because of their imperfections. But instead of going to waste, they’re sent off to homes that know they’re just as healthy and appreciate all the character they bring to meals.

2. Misfits Market (https://www.misfitsmarket.com/)

Misfits Market works with farmers to send organic and sustainably-sourced produce to your home for up to 40 percent off what you’d pay at the grocery store. This provides people with affordable access to healthy food, as well as cuts down on food waste — it rescues the “misfit” produce that would have been tossed.

3. Too Good To Go (https://toogoodtogo.com/en-us)

When you download Too Good To Go, you can start saving meals from restaurants, bakeries, and supermarkets from going to waste. After you find a store near you, place your order then collect your meal at a specified time. You’ll have a perfectly delicious meal at a bargain price, and you’ll save that food from going in the garbage. Find it on the App Store or Google Play.

4. Hungry Harvest (https://hungryharvest.net/)

Every delivery from Hungry Harvest saves at least 10 pounds of food from going to waste….

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