During World War I,
the United States Food Administration encouraged folks not to waste any food.
Today <a href=”http://www.grit.com/community/food-waste-zmbz13mazgou.aspx” title=”at least 40 percent” target=”_self”>at least 40 percent</a> of the food we produce goes to waste. Imagine if that
was not the case! <a href=”http://www.grit.com/food/dont-throw-it-away.aspx” title=”Click here” target=”_self”>Click here</a> to learn more about minimizing food waste.</p>
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<a href=”http://www.grit.com/biographies/oscar-h-will” target=_self>Hank Will</a>
<em> raises hair sheep, heritage cattle and many varieties of open-pollinated corn with his wife, Karen, on their rural Osage County, Kansas farm. His home life is a perfect complement to his professional life as editor in chief at GRIT and Capper’s Farmer magazines. Connect with him on </em>
<a title=Google+ href=”https://plus.google.com/u/0/117459637128204205101/posts” target=_blank rel=author>Google+</a>.</p>
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