PROFITABILITY IS A TOP GOAL: Organic snack & beverage test set for Colorado schools

June 1999
FoodService Director;06/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p6
Trade Publication
States the participation of the Boulder School District, Colorado, in a pilot project offering a variety of natural and organic snacks and sodas. Aim of the program; List of the foods to be offered; Participation of student volunteers called the Natural Youth Council.


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