It’s time to shift our wasteful, messy relationship with food

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It’s time to shift our wasteful, messy relationship with food

Our food system is controlled by a few huge buyers and suppliers who are forced to accept their terms

Andrea Burgener

As the hunger of millions becomes ever more apparent, those of us for whom a food crisis means going without tahini or mozzarella are getting a well-deserved reality check.

Most of us, whether stinking rich or just lucky enough to have food on the table every day, have started to think properly about our relationship with food and, within that, waste.

None of this is news. But the question is, will this make us try harder in our small domestic ways to save food “on principle”?..

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