Whether it’s a big CSA delivery of seasonal produce or an overzealous haul from the weekend farmer’s market, we’ve all been there. You find yourself with an abundance of beautiful produce, and not enough time to enjoy it all before it starts to lose freshness, or worse, begins to go bad. According to the USDA, food waste at the retail and consumer levels can be as high as 31%. You can control food waste in your own kitchen by learning what your produce needs to live its best, longest life, and by having the best produce storage containers on hand to help.
We tested a number of popular products, and narrowed down our favorites for storing all the fruits and vegetables in your kitchen.