District plants on-campus orchard
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Feb. 16, 2015
San Diego cultivates farm-to-school harvest
Currently, 15% of the district’s produce comes from farms in San Diego County, and the rest comes from farms throughout the state.
Nov. 13, 2014
How to create an event around a single, locally sourced food
Developing a comprehensive culinary and educational event around one local foundation of the food supply—the honeybee.
Nov. 11, 2014
How to implement a sustainability plan
Making sustainability a priority across all facets of a dining services program and becoming “widely recognized as a national model for a Green University.”
Oct. 22, 2014
Squaring up fresh at Georgia Tech
Woodruff Dining Hall at the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), in Atlanta, underwent a culinary renovation this fall. Dining at the hall, known affectionately as Woody’s, is now...
Sept. 30, 2014
Bikers get benefits at the University of Washington
Through a partnership with the national program Bicycle Benefits, campus bicycle riders at the University of Washington, in Seattle, can get 10% off their purchases at two campus foodservice...
Sept. 25, 2014
Made in Oklahoma pride at OSU
Oklahoma-based food producers are one of the highlights each month at Oklahoma State University, in Stillwater. Through the Made in Oklahoma program, Oklahoma vendors are invited to campus each month...
Sept. 16, 2014
Hospital turns yard into organic farm
The three-year-old facility, part of the St. Luke University Health Network, is getting as much as 80% of the produce its foodservice department uses from its own backyard.
Sept. 1, 2014
Rewards for successful sustainability
Even the governor of the state of Virginia is impressed. Due to its continued commitment to sustainability and implementations of environmental initiatives, the dining services program at Virginia...
June 25, 2014
Four hundred sixty-one colleges and universities across the United States participated in the 14th annual RecycleMania tournament.
June 17, 2014
Duke Dining prohibits polystyrene
At the start of the spring semester, polystyrene foam was banned from all Duke University dining locations. Sustainability is a high priority at the Durham, N.C., campus—the university has been...
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