With its law banning supermarkets from throwing out still-good food, France has become internationally known for its efforts to reduce food waste. Now, for just 10 Euros and the cost of a chicken coop, families in a growing number of communities around France can adopt a pair of laying hens who will process their table scraps and maybe provide an egg or two. [AFP News Agency]
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