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Hungry Harvest Aims to Reduce Waste By Rescuing Ugly Fruits

February 13, 2017  by Philabundance Digital Media

February 10, 2017, 1:15 PM By Jan Carabeo PHILADELPHIA (CBS)–It’s called ugly produce, and a lot of the time it ends up in the garbage even though it’s perfectly good to eat. But now, one company is rescuing ugly fruits and vegetables with the goal of reducing waste and feeding the ...

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Start Up That Delivers ‘Ugly Produce’ Is Benefiting The Community

February 2, 2017  by Philabundance Digital Media

By Mike DeNardo   PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A startup that delivers surplus produce is beginning to give back to the community. You may have seen Hungry Harvest earn an investment last year on TV’s Shark Tank. The Baltimore-based startup expanded to Philadelphia last fall. The company buys “ugly” or surplus produce from farmers and ...

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A New Face in The Fight Against Hunger

April 5, 2015  by 

By Kristen Johanson PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — For more than thirty years, Philabundance has served as the food pantry hub across the Delaware Valley. Now, they have a new face leading the way. Philabundance will welcome Glenn Bergman as Executive Director in June. He comes to the group, through Weaver’s Way, where he ...

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