news briefs

May 2009
FoodService Director;5/15/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p6
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This section offers news briefs from the U.S. food service industry. A Fresh Fruit and Vegetable grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture has been given to Barre City Elementary School in Vermont. Testimony on the benefits of House Bill (HB) 2800, which would prompt school food directors to buy more items locally, was presented to the Agriculture, Natural Resources and Rural Communities Committee of the Oregon House of Representatives. Information is presented on the second annual Great American Dine Out event for childhood hunger.


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