Take a year-long journey learning the truth about the food we throw away.

Join BriarPatch Food Co-op for a year-long exploration to better understand the impact of food waste and what you can do to help reduce it. Throughout the year, we’ll share resources, links, activities and recipes. We hope to feel more empowered, have fun and make a difference, as we go on this journey together! Be sure to check in to this page each month to get the tools you need for your food waste journey.

Download the Food Too Good To Waste Guide

By making small shifts in our daily habits–how we shop, store and prepare food–we can keep the valuable resources used to produce and distribute food from going to waste.

Track Your Waste. Use the 7 Day Waste Journal to track how much food you waste and where it goes!

Download the Weekly Food Waste Diary

Get the Tools. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter as we bring you new resources and tips each month to help reduce your waste.

Set a Goal. What changes can you make to reduce food waste?

Join the Conversation. Share your successes and challenges on social media with your friends and neighbors at community events throughout the year.

Tackling Food Waste–Topics of 2020
January – Getting Started
February – Where Do We Go From Here?
March – Having a Plan
April – All About Bulk
May – Storing Food
June – Composting
July – Dining Out
August – Pantry Prepping
September – Kids
October – Donating Food
November – Party Planning
December – Putting It All Together

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