school food http://kmuw.org en Dept. Of Agriculture Awards Grants To Eight Schools To Promote Local Foods In Cafeterias http://kmuw.org/post/dept-agriculture-awards-grants-eight-schools-promote-local-foods-cafeterias <p>Eight Kansas schools have been selected to receive state grants to promote using local foods in school cafeterias.</p><p>The Kansas Department of Agriculture says that it had awarded each of the schools $12,500 from the Farm to School program.</p><p>The winning districts include: Lost Springs, Doniphan West, Ell-Saline, Eudora, Maize, Pike Valley, Rawlins County and St. Francis.</p><p>The program educates students about how food is produced, and how it gets from the fields to the dinner table.</p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 16:28:54 +0000 Associated Press 32465 at http://kmuw.org