TreeHugger - April 27, 2017: Canadian grocer Sobey's should commit to selling ugly produce, once and for all

Modern Farmer - April 12, 2017: The Ugly Fruit and Vegetable Campaign Takes on Albertsons

The List TV - April 12, 2017: Help Save the Planet by Eating Ugly Produce

Maximum Yield - March 31, 2017: Urban Gardening: Top Feeds To Follow on Twitter

Zero Waste Living - March 17, 2017: Zero Waste Cause Spotlight

The Portland Press Herald - March 7, 2017: It isn’t pretty, but ‘misfit’ produce has home on Hannaford shelves

Huffington Post Korea - February 21, 2017:'못생긴 과일, 채소'의 어마무시한 스웨그 25

The Clever Cookstr - February 14, 2017: How Ugly Fruits And Vegetables Can Save The World

The Dirt on Organic Gardening - January 2017: Jordan Figueiredo and the Case for Zero Food Waste

HuffPost Greece - December 14, 2016: Όταν η φύση έχει κέφια και πονηρό μυαλό: 25 φρούτα και λαχανικά με αλλόκοτη όψη

Kurier (Austria) - December 11, 2016: Mit hässlichem Gemüse gegen Lebensmittel-Müll

CNN Indonesia - December 11, 2016: Sayur 'Buruk Rupa' Jadi Kampanye Anti Sampah Makanan

The Independent (U.K.) - December 8, 2016: The man fighting food waste by urging the world's biggest firms to sell wonky fruit and veg

The Grocer (U.K.) - December 2, 2016: Wonky veg, waste, and the man who took on Walmart

The Guardian - November 17, 2016: Ugly fruits and vegetables: why you have to learn to love them

The Grocer (U.K.) - November 14, 2016: Ugly Fruit And Veg Is Beautiful

ATTN - November 10, 2016: Why We Shouldn't Be Throwing Away "Ugly" Food

Rodale's Organic Life Magazine - November 4, 2016: 25 Pieces Of "Ugly" Produce That Will Make You Smile

Business First AM - November 1, 2016: Trending - Ugly Fruit

Food Navigator - October 21, 2016: Soup-To-Nuts Podcast: How ugly produce can help companies cut costs & generate sales

Food and Nutrition - October 19, 2016: Help Stop Food Waste by Embracing 'Ugly' Produce

AJ+ ​- October 7, 2016: Ugly Fruits and Veggies (Facebook or Twitter)

Barilla Passion for Pasta ​- ​September 27, 2016: U.S. Supermarkets Have Rigorous Cosmetic Standards

The Wall Street Journal - September 22, 2016: Supermarkets Make Stars Out of Weird Apples, Knobbled Carrots and ‘Spuglies’ 

NBC Right Now KNDO 23 - September 20 2016: Tree Top in Selah teams up with Ugly Produce Campaign

The Yakima Herald-Republic - September 19, 2016: 'Ugly' fruit still tastes plenty sweet

Restaurant Hospitality - September 16, 2016: Seeing the beauty in 'ugly' produce

El Pais Eme de Mujer (Uruguay) - September 5, 2016: Las frutas y verduras feas y una campaña para que no haya hambre en el mundo

Emol (Chile) - Sept 2, 2016: Porque las feas también son sanas: Campaña busca derribar los cánones de belleza de las frutas y verduras

El Pais S Moda (Spain) - September 1, 2016: La revancha de las verduras feas

Capital Press - September 1 2016: Farmers, grocers create market for ‘ugly’ produce

The Clever Root - August 31, 2016: Ugly Fruits And Vegetables - The Solution to Ending Food Waste

The Coloradoan - August 30, 2016: Petitioners ask Colorado Walmarts to sell 'ugly' produce

Sierra Magazine - August 26, 2016: 10 Innovative Solutions to Food Waste

The Huffington Post Canada - August 18, 2016: Who's Afraid Of Ugly Fruits And Veggies? (Spoiler: Not Your Planet Or Pocketbook)

Fine Dining Lovers - August 18, 2016: Food Quiz: Can You Identify 10 Ugly Fruit and Vegetables?

Trendsource - August 18, 2016: No Matter What They Say: Ugly Produce Movement Sprouts in US Grocery

The Huffington Post - August 15, 2016: Target's Grocery Business Is Struggling - Here's One Way It Could Change

India.com - August 15, 2016: Walmart to Start Selling More “Ugly” Produce

Global Citizen - August 12, 2016: 7 Foodie Instagram Accounts Hoping to Make a Difference

Ui Culture - August 11, 2016: Have You Heard of Spuglies?

Arkansas Democrat Gazette - August 7, 2016: Walmart updates "best-by" labeling

Marketwatch - August 6, 2016: Why supermarkets want to sell you ugly fruits and vegetables

The Huffington Post - August 2, 2016: Why This Father Feeds His Son Freakish Fruit And Vegetables

Woman (Austria) - August 1, 2016: Dieser Insta-Account zeigt nur hässliches Essen

Tres Click (Germany) - July 29, 2016: Dieser Instagram-Account zeigt nur hässliches Essen – aus einem ziemlich guten Grund

Yahoo! - July 28, 2016: ‘Food Has a Body Image Issue’: Why Americans Prefer Pretty Produce

The Huffington Post - July 28, 2016: The Slow-Moving Disaster Happening At Farms Around America

Marie Claire Italy - July 27, 2016: Come Instagram ci convince a mangiare cose che non ci piacciono

MoneyTalks News - July 25, 2016: Expect to See More ‘Ugly’ Produce Sold at a Discount

Global Citizen - July 22, 2016: In a Win for Food Waste, Walmart Is Selling ‘Ugly’ Fruit

National Geographic - July 21, 2016: Walmart Brings Muscle to the 'Ugly' Produce Movement

Extra Crispy - July 21, 2016: Walmart Starts Selling Ugly Apples in Florida

The Daily Meal - July 21, 2016: Walmart Now Selling Perfectly Imperfect Apples

The Huffington Post - July 20, 2016: This Food Waste Activist Finally Got A Closed-Door Meeting With Walmart

NPR - July 20, 2016: Wal-Mart, America's Largest Grocer, Is Now Selling Ugly Fruit And Vegetables

4029TV.com Bentonville - July 20, 2016: Activists want Walmart to sell “ugly food

Huffington Post Impact - July 20, 2016: Livestream Recording Downtown Bentonville, Arkansas *Video

Huffington Post Impact - July 20, 2016: Livestream Recording at Walmart Headquarters *Video

The Huffington Post - July 20, 2016: Walmart Unveils New Lines Of Ugly Apples And Potatoes

Grub Street - July 19, 2016: Nearly 150,000 People Have Signed a Petition Demanding Walmart Sell Ugly Produce

Take Part - July 18, 2016: Can This Petition Convince Walmart to Stop Trashing Imperfect Produce?

American NewsX - July 15, 2016: The Future Is Ugly And That’s Beautiful.

HK01 We Media (Hong Kong) - July 13, 2016: 美組織促超市賣畸型蔬果 食「樣衰」蔬果減廢救地球!

Collectively - July 12, 2016: Watch: "Ugly Fruit And Veg" Champ Dials-Up The Big-Hitters On His Cucumber Phone

The Huffington Post - July 8, 2016: This Activist Wants You To Rethink Ugly Produce

Association of Oregon Recyclers - July 7, 2016: AOR Learns to Love Ugly Food

The Produce News - July 7, 2016: Will Walmart Embrace Ugly Produce?

Huffington Post - July 1, 2016: 100,000 People Have A Message For Walmart About Its Food

The Fiscal Times - July 1, 2016: Here's Why People Want Walmart To Sell Ugly Potatoes


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