Food Waste In America

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Why do Americans waste so much food? United, we throw out about $165 billion worth of food! Farmers across America throw out about 40% of produce! As stated in the report by Allison Aubrey, it states,"40% of food produce in the U.S. is thrown out." It also states, "1-30% of produce doesn 't even leave the market." But why not just donate it? Well, many companies do, like Ocean Mist. But most don 't do due to throwing it out is cheaper. I too, am guilty of food waste. Especially in school when I end up throwing out the fruit or side dishes they give us on the
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