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To combat the reduction in student customers due to the new USDA regulations, I studied what restaurants most children frequent.
In USDA’s first Farm-to-School Census, 36 percent of schools reported serving local foods to students from spring 2011 through spring 2013.
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Food insecurity doesn’t only affect students at the college level. In the U.S., one in five children under the age of 18 also face food insecurity.
Want to get non-vegetarian guests to step outside of their culinary comfort zone at catered events? This is how Yale University made it happen.
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Substituting olive oil for butter and wheat bread for a baguette reduces the calorie count of this indulgent soup.
Aramark will work with suppliers to secure cage-free egg products.

FoodService Director invited 50 chefs from non-commercial operations to be our culinary voice on the Chefs Council.

School district policy would apply even to “food-free” zones in all schools, but may undergo revisions.
Board of education approves $2.7-million budget for 2015-2016, but legal wrangling continues over whether the district can contract with food management firm to run its cafeterias.
New research out of Iowa State University shows consumers were willing to spend more for genetically modified potatoes containing reduced amounts of carcinogens.


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