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A conversation with Hunger Free VT on combatting hunger and malnutrition in schools, creating "localvores" for life

Below is the transcript of an interview with Marissa Parisi, the Executive Director of Hunger Free Vermont, from October 21st, 2016 on 90.1 WRUV FM Burlington. 2,450 more words


Georgia on My Mind: #GoldenRadish, #LeafItToSpinach, #HealthiestSchools, and #HarvestBright

I’ve been waiting for the right inspiration to kickstart my blog again. I got it on Monday at the 2016 #GoldenRadish ceremony in the Georgia State Capitol. 611 more words

School Lunch

Go for the Greens

Monteverde’s Produce Company

Dietetic Intern, Beth Smith

The Healthy Hunger Free Kids Act of 2010 requires that schools serve vegetable subgroups each week including dark green, red/orange, starchy, legume, and other. 201 more words

Child Nutrition

Bob Dylan and Contract Theory

As excited as many are about an American folk/rock singer composer winning the Nobel Prize for Literature, the economic prize is also worthy of mention here. 1,258 more words

Farmers Markets

Improving School Lunch Programs

As an educator of health and wellness, I get really excited when I read about organizations and programs that are making a difference in our world by reducing food waste, educating people on nutrition, working to improve school lunches and finding other innovative ways to improve our food systems and our health. 683 more words

Whole Body Health