21 Jul '11, 2am

Food for the Whole Family -- Straight from @TraderJoes Dumpster (@OnEarthMag)

Food for the Whole Family -- Straight from @TraderJoes Dumpster (@OnEarthMag)

Four or five years ago, we had houseguests, and one Sunday morning they brought home bags and bags of food from a nearby Dumpster -- tons of premade salads, fruit, sushi and a whole garbage bag full of bread. My wife and I were shocked. But after they told us all about it, I got a few guys together and we went to our local Trader Joe’s and tried it ourselves. We found everything you could think of -- fruits and veggies, eggs, a big bag of meat, as well as the premade salads and loaves and loaves of bread. Some was going to "expire" the next day or one egg was missing from a carton, but still, it was fresh, delicious, free food. We were hooked.

Full article: http://www.onearth.org/article/food-for-the-whole-family

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