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Zero Waste Catering: Smash Events has Food Waste Reduction Down to a Science

Eliminating food waste translates to tasty meals for the lucky animals on Liz Pence’s Western North Carolina farm. As operations manager at local catering company Smash Events, Liz uses the
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West Village Market

Food Waste Hero: West Village Market

Going, going, gone — but not wasted! Small, local grocer West Village Market is big on eliminating food waste Entering the West Village Market, a small grocery store in West
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Wicked Weed Brewing

Food Waste Hero: Wicked Weed Brewing

When Asheville-born brewery Wicked Weed was purchased by Anheuser-Busch InBev back in 2017, many craft beer fans didn’t know what to expect. Would the flavor and soul of Wicked Weed’s
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7 Ways to Reduce Food Waste in Your Home

Have you ever forgotten about the hidden carton of berries in the back of your refrigerator until it’s too late? Opted for take-out instead of using those veggies? Realized one
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Food Waste Hero 12 Bones

Food Waste Hero: 12 Bones Smokehouse

Think of an Asheville restaurant with pages of accolades and awards, a long list of celebrity customers, and a steady flow of loyal locals queuing up daily for its delicious
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The 2022 Food Waste Challenge

2022 Food Waste Challenge This year Buncombe County joins Asheville in recognizing April as Food Waste Reduction Month! Why a whole month dedicated to food waste education, you ask? Almost
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