|They may not be beautiful but they are edible and nutritious.|
What is Gleaning?
|Harvesting (gleaning) beans (Annalee Newitz)|
|School group gleaning (Courtesy Laughing Dog Farm)|
Does Gleaning Make A Difference?
How Does This Work?
To volunteer, go to the Gleaning Project Website Volunteer page.
Since harvesting needs to be done within 1 or 2 days of notification, gathering volunteers has been made significantly easier with e-mail blasts, Facebook notifications and even Twitter.
The Gleaners. Jean-François Millet. 1857
Another Thought on Gleaning