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Improving School Lunches

If a menu of teriyaki vegetable stir fry, five layer tortilla bake, and asparagus supreme sounds like something you might find at a restaurant, think again. It could be the next generation of school lunch

Ten nutrition directors and staff from public schools in Olmsted County are learning firsthand this week how to implement more fresh fruits and vegetables into their students’ lunches. read more from the Albert Lea Tribune

A new initiative spearheaded by first lady, Michelle Obama, is an effort to fight childhoos obesity. It is called Let’s Move. Part of it is aimed squarely at school lunches. As the effort kicks off, one of the Twin Cities metro area school districts has already been implementing some of its ideas. In fact, what student…