Exclusive Interview with Kathleen Merrigan: Farm to School Movement Comes of Age

July 12th, 2011 • Excerpt from Civil Eats, Twilight Greenaway It’s a big day for the farm to school movement. At the 2011 School Nutrition Association national convention in Nashville today, Agriculture Deputy Secretary Kathleen Merrigan announced a comprehensive, groundbreaking … continue reading…

More schools trying to serve Washington-grown food — but it isn’t easy

September 25, 2010 • Excerpt from The Seattle Times, Maureen O’Hagan Aahh, the Snoqualmie Valley. All that fertile land. All those vegetables. All that … Wait a minute, parents inevitably wonder: Shouldn’t that blushing-fresh produce be winding up in my … continue reading…