High Plains Journal: Weekly Journal for Agriculture and Farming

HPJ is the premier source for livestock, farm machinery, crop production, harvest, irrigation, soil health, farms, ranches, commodity markets, agriculture policy, agribusiness and other agriculture news.

Food waste is a big problem, both practically and ethically. According to data from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, food accounted for more than 21% (63 million tons) of U.S. municipal waste in 2018. A significant portion of that waste comes from bread, rolls and other baked goods.…