Answer: Astoundingly, over 40%. Check out this video (4:40 in duration) with “Top Chef” Tom Colicchio from PBS Newshour:
Questions to ask your students:
- How much is food waste an issue in your family?
- How does “Sell by date” lead to unnecessary food waste? What steps are being taken to fix this situation?
- What are some of the tips mentioned that you can use to reduce the amount of food that you/your family waste?
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Check out the NGPF Lesson on Planning A Food Budget