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31 Days of #RealSchoolFood: Salad Bars Bring on the Produce

Schools clearly have a role in providing healthy foods to children. Our data suggest that the most vulnerable students are benefitting the most from school food… 425 more words

31 Days of #RealSchoolFood: From Sea to Tray in Less Than 36 Hours

While farm to school efforts are well established for fruits and vegetables in most states, other food groups are just now gearing up for local school delivery. 395 more words

31 days of #RealSchoolFood: Celebrating the Season

Yesterday’s focus on pizza made us think of Elf on the Shelf at school. What’s the connection you ask? It’s the dedicated and creative folks at… 253 more words

31 days of #RealSchoolFood: Pizza Please!

Kids love pizza – and today’s school pizza is a perfect combination: whole grain crusts (even hand tossed on occasion) + low-fat cheeses + nutrient-rich tomato sauces (sometimes house made) + a variety of toppings found in any self-respecting pizza shop. 280 more words

31 days of #RealSchoolFood: It's All About Local

A recent viral post on Eat Local Grown suggested French school lunch put the American National School Lunch Program (NSLP) to shame. I don’t know enough about French school meals to comment, but I can tell you that the American meals pictured were from 2010-2012 and the school nutrition world has change dramatically. 426 more words

Farm-to-School

Please see below for the farm-to-school newsletter from the cafeteria at RCW featuring Bongards’ Creameries.

Farm to School

Farm To School