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Help End Global Food Waste by Adopting “Ugly” Fruits and Veggies

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Yeah, some of that supermarket fruit is so pretty it almost doesn’t look real. Perfectly shaped, shiny, and absurdly colorful. But do these really look that unappetizing to you? Of course, as most individuals who prefer organic fruits and vegetables will tell you, this effort to make our food look cosmetically appealing has some serious downsides. It’s why the shapes and colors in an organic bin of produce aren’t quite so perfect. Even so, we all know appearance matters. That’s why the poor misshapen piece of fruit is just so off-putting. We may not even notice it but we routinely bypass the ugly ducklings in the produce section without even thinking. Hey, ugly fruits and veggies need love, too! Perhaps…

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