Virginia Insight
4:02 pm
Thu January 26, 2012

School Food

Remember much about cafeteria food from your days in K through 12?

What kind of changes do you suppose have taken place since your time in the lunch line?

We examine efforts already underway to enhance nutrition in schools, and ideas for improving it even more.

Guests:
Andrea Early, M.S. - Registered Dietician.   Executive Director of School Nutrition, Harrisonburg City Schools.

Guinevere Higgins - Co-chair City School Yard Garden Co-founder of the Charlottesville garden consulting firm Blue Ridge Backyard Harvest.

Additional Contributors:
Trista Grisby - Director of School Nutrition, Rappahannock County Schools.  Founder and former Director of the Farm-to-Table Program at Rappahannock County Schools.

Ivana Kadija - Nutrition specialist and health coach.  Owner/operator of the wellness consulting firm Yourishment. Chair,  Charlottesville City Schools’ Health Advisory Board.

Emily Manley - Director of Outreach and Development for the Charlottesville based Local Food Hub.

 

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