Press and Media Attention for My Work



2015 January - June

WesternGardeners.com - June 30, 2015: Win Big With Ugly Fruit and Vegetables

Positive News - June 22, 2015: Global Swell of Support to Tackle Food Waste

Recycleopedia - June 12, 2015: Ugly Fruit and Veg Destined for the Bin Become Internet Sensation

Dep Lifestyle Magazine - June 10, 2015: BITE Silicon Valley, Day 1, How Can We Shape the Future of Food, Health, and Technology

Ozy - June 9, 2015: The Man Who Uses Ugly Fruit to Make Us Stop Wasting Food

Yahoo Food - June 8, 2015: 11 Things You Missed at the BITE Food + Tech Conference

The Chaotic Gardener - June 8, 2015: 13 Ugly Fruit and Veg You Need to Eat Now......and This is Why

CRAFT by Under My Host - June, 2015: Do Gooders - Jordan Figueiredo of EndFoodWaste.org

Smithsonian.com - May 29, 2015: To Cut Down on Food Waste, a San Francisco Startup is Selling Ugly Fruit and Vegetables

Huffington Post - May 19, 2015: 6 Billion Pounds Of Perfectly Edible Produce Is Wasted Every Year, Simply Because It's Ugly

Bayer CropScience - May 13, 2015: 5 Agricultural Accounts You Should Start Following on Instagram

San Francisco Chronicle - May 6, 2015: Ugly Food Getting Some Love in an Effort to Combat Drought

Homemade (with Sainsbury's & Huffington Post UK) - April 30, 2015: The Ugliest Fruits and Vegetables on the Internet

Hunger in London - April 24, 2015: 10 Funny, Frightening and Flirty Fruit and Veg

U.S. News - April 23, 2015: 2015: the Year of the Ugly Vegetable?

Food Tank - April 14, 2015: The Business Case for Ugly Produce

EatDrinkBetter.com - April 8, 2015: More Heroes Saving Ugly Fruit and Misshapen Vegetables

KarenAndAndrew.com - April 6, 2015: The Beauty of Produce is in the Eye of the Beholder 

Barefoot Vegan - April 1, 2015: 10 Reasons to Support Ugly Fruit & Veg

Edible South Florida - April, 2015: Don't Hate Us Because We're Different

GFF Magazine - April, 2015: Skin Deep

Resource Recycling - April, 2015: Feeding the Masses, Not the Landfills

Groundswell - March 27, 2015: A Love Letter to Ugly Produce

The Toledo Blade - March 24, 2015: The Beauty in Ugly Fruits, Vegetables

Slow Food NYC - March 21, 2015: Ugly Fruit and Veg - Tasty Funactivism!

onEarth - March 9, 2015: Eat Your Ugly Vegetables

La Repubblica (Italy) - March 6, 2015: Frutta e Verdura Brutta Ma Buona: Gli Scatti Anti Spreco

New York Times - March 4, 2015: Starve a Landfill - Efficiency in the Kitchen to Reduce Food Waste

Tree Hugger - March 4, 2015: 10 Ugly Fruits and Vegetables to Put a Smile on Your Face

NPR - February 28, 2015: Silly, Saucy, Scary: Photos Show the Many Faces of Ugly Fruit

UN Think.Eat.Save - February 25, 2015: The U.S. Food Waste Revolution - Just Starting to Cook

Food Tank - January 29, 2015: Waste Not Want Not in the Food System *Also includes video from a panel session.

Food Tank - January 19, 2015: Five Questions with Jordan Figueiredo from Feedback

Sustainablog - January 19, 2015:Five Social Media Campaigns That Raise Awareness About Food Waste

Mitt Kok (Sweeden) - January 14, 2015: Fula grönsaker gör succé på internet


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