Tag Archives: La Tomatina

Are Tomato Battles Wasteful?

So nobody invited me to one of the many Tomato Battles sweeping the West Coast?? They must have known better. These organized tomato fights a la La Tomatina seem like a lot of things: derivative, debaucherous,┬ámessy and fun. The real question–is it a big ol’ waste of tomatoes? The group addresses the question on their […]

July 24, 2012 | Posted in Events | Comments closed

Friday Buffet

Love it! The U.S. Open is composting this year. The tennis tournament has bins throughout its grounds. — — Well then–a big food fight in Nevada. Because what’s more authentic than La Tomatina in…Reno?┬áThe tomato-tossing war cost $10 to enter, which went to cancer research. That’s hard to argue with. But…there are many ways to […]

September 3, 2010 | Posted in Anaerobic Digestion, Composting, Events, International | Comments closed