Partnering with a small business venture founded by a Clark graduate, the department now turns its waste fry oil into biofuel that heats an academic building.
06-15-2015 Ideas and Innovation
Sustainability is something that students value, and it contributes to food quality.
05-22-2015 Ideas and Innovation
Foodservice operators shared some tips during the National Restaurant Association show.
04-22-2015 Ideas and Innovation
Here’s what the foodservice departments of several colleges and universities are doing to commemorate Earth Day.
04-21-2015 Ideas and Innovation
Here are four college-and-university feeding operations that each have diverted more than 10,000 pounds of food from landfills.
04-15-2015 Ideas and Innovation
A 200-gallon system enables the University of Montana to grow leafy greens and raise fish on campus.
04-13-2015 Ideas and Innovation
Foodservice operators are demonstrating that food waste recovery is a viable alternative to landfill dumping.
In non-commercial foodservice settings, only 4 to 10 percent of waste is pre-consumer, typically kitchen waste such as fruit and vegetable peels.
At Lebanon Valley College in Annville, Pa., an academic initiative called E.A.T. is encouraging students to be more mindful of what they eat.
03-31-2015 Ideas and Innovation
This fall, San Diego State will become the first U.S. campus to ‘certify green’ all campus-owned dining locations.
The gig economy, also known as the shared or on-demand economy, leverages app-based technologies to match independent workers and customers.
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Officials say Benjamin E. Mays High is the only school in its district with a greenhouse that uses hydroponics and aquaponics to grow vegetables and herbs year-round.
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Foodservice directors use summer “break” to plan menus, secure funding and do work on their facilities—but there isn’t always work for their staff.
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