Tomatina

BUNOL, SPAIN - AUGUST 30: Revellers enjoy the atmosphere in tomato pulp while participating the annual Tomatina festival on August 30, 2017 in Bunol, Spain. An estimated 22,000 people threw 150 tons of ripe tomatoes in the world's biggest tomato fight held annually in this Spanish Mediterranean town. (Photo by Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images)

Brace Yourself For Some Seriously Messy Photos Of Spain's La Tomatina Festival

Things got seriously messy at Spain's annual La Tomatina festival on Wednesday ― just as organizers hoped. Some 22,000 people pelted around 150 tons of ripe tomatoes at each other during the epic food...

These Farmers Are Using Science To Fight Food Waste And They Need Our Help

If you belong to the tribe that cringes at La Tomatina, that annual festival in Spain when colossal quantities of tomatoes are flung around and squashed just for the fun of it, then read on. You will have felt some horror seeing those images of waste -- crowds laughing and flailing about in lakes of puree, their bodies drenched in blood-red paste that could have gone into tons of curry.The desi version of wasted tomatoes is far less fun and mostly tragedy.