Save Your Food from Going to Waste!

Start by making small changes in the way you shop for, prepare and store your food. Try one or more of these tips.

Why does it matter?

Eat Your Radishes
Eat Your Iceberg Lettuce
Use Water Wisely

What does it take to bring your food to you? 

Follow the journey of a strawberry from the farm to the refrigerator to understand all that it takes to bring your food to you. Did you know that 40% of our food ends up wasted? Wasted food is the single largest contributor to landfills in the US—not to mention that it wastes water, labor, fuel, money, & love!

Brought to you by Lane County Waste Management with generous support from Clackamas and Washington Counties and the Cities of Beaverton, Gresham, and Portland. 

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