• Hannah Phillips

The Fight Against Food Waste


Over 4 million tonnes of food goes to waste each year in Australia, costing the economy an estimated $20 billion dollars, nearly half of which is generated by households.


In an attempt to fight food waste and encourage people to value their food and fibre, Co-creator of George the Farmer Ben Hood, recently shared his views at an OzHarvest forum.

Ben caught up with Anita on the Regional Roundup for the full story, and shared some tips to reduce food waste in your home.


  • Bread

  • Bananas

  • Bagged lettuce/salad

  • Meat

  • Milk

Image Source - U.S. Department of Agriculture


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