Agri Vehicles Insurance from Greenlands

Author Topic: food waste  (Read 3718 times)

stephen

  • Joined Oct 2007
  • Kent
food waste
« on: May 08, 2008, 12:26:48 pm »
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/7389351.stm

i was quite astounded by this article on the bbc website! i couldnt believe that much is wasted on a daily / yearly basis! the 5,500 whole chickens thrown away each day in the uk is such a waste and quite disgusting.

 >:(

Rosemary

  • Joined Oct 2007
  • Barry, Angus, Scotland
    • The Accidental Smallholder
Re: food waste
« Reply #1 on: May 08, 2008, 08:48:58 pm »
I found it quite unbelievable too - 1.3 MILLION pots of yogurt!! I was ahlf listening thsi morning and I thought this was per year not per day.At least nothing died to make the yogurt (at least not directly) Maybe rising food prices will make folk a bit more appreciative of food.

carole

  • Joined Oct 2007
Re: food waste
« Reply #2 on: May 09, 2008, 06:40:32 pm »
Absolutly disgusting, these people must have so much money to waste, I dont have enough for a compost bin any more since all these chickens and pigs!!!!

Carole

Fluffywelshsheep

  • Joined Oct 2007
  • Near Stirling, Central Scotland
Re: food waste
« Reply #3 on: May 10, 2008, 09:36:29 am »
wow that is a lot of waste and i just do my nut in if some one put the food in the wrong bin lol

Linz

 

Food waste bags

Started by suziequeue (12.22)

Replies: 6
Views: 2011
Last post December 28, 2014, 03:45:09 pm
by Lesley Silvester
Food Cooooked food and raw food for human consumption

Started by Wizard (8.52)

Replies: 2
Views: 2211
Last post March 12, 2010, 03:38:38 pm
by Wizard
Job vacancy - Moray; also requests for food producers for Good Food Guide

Started by Rosemary (7.72)

Replies: 0
Views: 1671
Last post February 06, 2013, 10:23:40 am
by Rosemary
SALSA Small farms, small food businesses and sustainable food and nutrition

Started by Brucklay (7.08)

Replies: 0
Views: 1088
Last post April 23, 2018, 01:08:08 pm
by Brucklay
Hate Waste

Started by Golden River farms Limited (7.06)

Replies: 10
Views: 4050
Last post October 20, 2009, 02:13:35 pm
by Snoopy

Forum sponsors

FibreHut Energy Helpline Thomson & Morgan Time for Paws Scottish Smallholder & Grower Festival Ark Farm Livestock Movement Service

© The Accidental Smallholder Ltd 2003-2022. All rights reserved.

Design by Furness Internet

Site developed by Champion IS