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Nutrition team at Ashtabula Area City Schools visits 2 local farms

The trip allowed the team to get an inside look at the farms’ day-to-day operations.

The nutrition team at Ashtabula Area City Schools in Ashtabula, Ohio, visited local farms during an in-service day to get an inside look at the farm-to-table process, Star Beacon reports.  

The trip was organized by the district’s foodservice director, who said that it would allow the team to have a firsthand look at the farms' day-to-day operations. Around 50 staff members visited two local farms and were also served lunch made up of mostly local ingredients from six area farms. 

Read the full story via starbeacon.com.  

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