Wed Nov 7, 2012, 02:02 PM
polly7 (20,582 posts)
Food Wastage: India Fares Much Better Than the US and Europe
By Devinder Sharma
Tuesday, November 06, 2012
"Sometimes, when I am finished with my meal at a marriage ceremony and go out to throw my patal (made from leaves) in the dustbin, I watch with great regret and concern when a team of urchins would descend to look for leftovers. After these children are done away with, I find the dogs moving in. At the same time I can spot a number of crows waiting for their turn. The clamour for food security extends beyond us, the well-to-do.
1 replies, 763 views
Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Food Wastage: India Fares Much Better Than the US and Europe (Original post)
Response to polly7 (Original post)
Wed Nov 7, 2012, 06:06 PM
no_hypocrisy (28,096 posts)
1. If possible, I try to use food twice before I dispose of the remnants.
I make broths from bones from poultry, meat, and fish.
I save vegetable scraps for the broths.
When I juice, I save the pulp of fruit and vegetables to eat again.