The Duke Chronicle writes about Ungraded!
Seniors Courtney Bell and Saranya Ranganathan believe that our food system is broken—and they’ve started their own company to change that.
Their startup Ungraded Produce obtains misshapen produce from farms in Durham County and delivers boxes of produce to its subscribers’ doorsteps every other week. Customers pay $13 per 10 lb. box, each containing between four and six types of produce. Bell and Ranganathan noted that they were inspired to start Ungraded Produce during Summer 2015, when Bell’s longstanding interest in sustainable agriculture coincided with Ranganathan’s internship at the Durham Poverty Reduction Initiative…….. Read more >