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New school nutrition standards spur push for more local foods

Filed by KOSU News in Feature.
July 29, 2013
 

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As the federal government requires schools to serve healthier breakfasts and lunches, the Made in Oklahoma Coalition is making its pitch that it should be a part of those meals.

Kerry Barrick is a program coordinator and will be going in front of school nutritionists at their annual conference Tuesday. I talked with her about the challenges switching to Made in Oklahoma products might present, and why schools should consider the move. Click above to hear my interview.

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