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Market traders recycle food waste at the farm

Market traders in Newham are providing food for nearby farm animals as part of a new recycling initiative.Stallholders at Queens Market, Upton Park are being encouraged by Newham Council to donate produce past its best to pigs, horses, goats and chickens in a bid to reduce the amount of food waste sent to landfill. This low-carbon move forms part of the councils plans to save 375 tonnes from landfill from January to March. ...