Food Waste
Joe Davidson’s journey with Second Harvest

Joe Davidson’s journey with Second Harvest

While Joe Davidson and his wife were volunteering at a food bank in the Annex, they would often see a Second Harvest delivery truck. That piqued Joe’s interest, and after learning more about the organization’s mission, he signed up to be a volunteer without hesitation.

Celebrating food scraps on Stop Food Waste Day

Celebrating food scraps on Stop Food Waste Day

Every year on April 24, people come together to observe Stop Food Waste Day, a global initiative aimed at raising awareness about the staggering amount of food wasted each day and promoting solutions to combat it.

Choose what you’ll use: Tips for meal planning success

Choose what you’ll use: Tips for meal planning success

During Food Waste Action Week (March 18 – March 24), we celebrate small changes in daily habits that can make a significant lasting impact. This year’s theme “Choose What You’ll Use” is a perfect opportunity to highlight the benefits of buying loose fruits and vegetables, which can be achieved by an effective meal plan.

Flour Power

Flour Power

Flours made from food scraps offer a dual benefit: they reduce food waste while providing nutritious alternatives to traditional flours.

The best way to store chocolate

The best way to store chocolate

Can chocolate go bad? Can you freeze chocolate? How can you store chocolate to keep it longer without losing its quality?

Eco-Friendly Holiday Shopping Tips

Eco-Friendly Holiday Shopping Tips

As we prepare to spread joy in the holiday season, keep the planet in mind. We’ve rounded up some eco-friendly holiday shopping and gift-giving tips.

Giving leftovers a makeover

Giving leftovers a makeover

Rather than weeks after weeks of uninspired reheats, why not embark on a culinary adventure by giving those leftovers a makeover?

Lessons from Korea’s food waste policies

Lessons from Korea’s food waste policies

In Korea, it’s illegal to throw food waste in landfills. The country converts a whopping 95% of its food waste into fertilizer, biogas and animal feed. What’s behind this remarkable success?

Truckloads of fun for a good cause

Truckloads of fun for a good cause

The Second Harvest Truck Pull Challenge was more than just a physical feat; it was a powerful statement against food waste and food insecurity in Canada.