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“Ugly” and deformed food often gets left in fields to rot. How can we help reduce this food waste?

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USDA Food Waste FAQs
http://www.usda.gov/oce/foodwaste/faqs.htm
“In the United States, food waste is estimated at between 30-40 percent of the food supply. This estimate, based on estimates from USDA’s Economic Research Service of 31 percent food loss at the retail and consumer levels, corresponded to approximately 133 billion pounds and 1 billion worth of food in 2010. This amount of waste has far-reaching impacts on food security, resource conservation and climate change.”

How ‘Ugly’ Fruits and Vegetables Can Help Solve World Hunger
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2016/03/global-food-waste-statistics/
“Across cultures, food waste goes against the moral grain. After all, nearly 800 million people worldwide suffer from hunger. But according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, we squander enough food-globally, 2.9 trillion pounds a year-to feed every one of them more than twice over.”

This Food Trend Isn’t Pretty – And That’s the Point
https://mic.com/articles/145598/this-food-trend-isn-t-pretty-and-that-s-the-point#.O3soJMVUt
“Food Activist Jordan Figueiredo started the Ugly Fruit and Veg Instagram account a year and half ago to show how absurd it is that these quirky, imperfect foods are being thrown out. Figueiredo’s campaign now has 130,000 followers across various social media channels, and they’re growing every month.”

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No doubt our country have strong supply and distribution network along with the effective legislation and democracy but some anti social elements twisted this system for their hidden interest due to corrupt practice, every citizen have freedom of speech, fundamental rights along with their duties as defined in our Constitution.
Adulteration in food, milk and vegetables are controlled by the Prevention of Food Adulteration Act and Rules but our system became noneffective as some food articles , grains, cereals, air, water and vegetables became polluted, consumers health / lives in dangers due to harmful chemicals, drugs, pesticides found in their food items, hence under the authority of the RTI Act, 2005 please supply me the following information:-

1. Are you satisfied with the present legislation to control the adulteration in food, grains, milk and vegetables, if yes then how – if no then why?
2. Is there any proposals to review and amend the PFA Act and Rules for decentralization of power and authority to collect samples, seize, testing along with the punishments ?
3. Is there any time limit for testing the samples and how many laboratories have complete system to detect each and every adulteration in all kinds of food articles, oxytocin injections contents in milk even? Please give us their addresses, facilities and equipments available with them.
4.How many samples collected, by whom, articles seized, testing report period, testing results along with type of adulteration, particulars of all accused with their addresses, present status of pending / decided court cases from April 2000 on wards till date ?
5. How many accused convicted / acquitted since April 2000 on wards till date and how many accused went in appeal ?
6. Action taken report of complaint No. 256 and 260 lodged with the Directorate of the Prevention of Food Adulteration, Delhi
by the undersigned.

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http://frenchtasticpeople.com : Learn the best ways to use the French Partitive articles associated with Food and Drinks. You can find 2 new lessons posted at http://frenchtasticpeople.com and http://frenchtasticpeople.com/classroom/lessons/chapter-three/talking-about-food-in-french/.

http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2013/10/27/food-combining.aspx Natural health expert and Mercola.com founder Dr. Joseph Mercola interviews Dr. Wayne Pickering to share his knowledge on proper food combining.
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http://www.SpanishDict.com/learn – Everyone wants to talk about the food! This lesson uses food to introduce singular and plural nouns. You will also learn about definite articles. To see the full version of this video which includes indefinite articles, go to http://www.spanishdict.com/learn.

http://www.SpanishDict.com is the world’s largest Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and language learning website. We develop and provide reliable, accurate, easy-to-use resources for learning Spanish. We also aim to cultivate a fun and active community where members can ask and answer questions, practice with each other, and experience the joy of using a new language.
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We all love food and sleep, but they don’t go hand in hand. Here are the worst foods to sleep in order to get a good nights sleep!

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