Requests to roll back new healthy lunch guidelines

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Hickman Mills school nutritionist Leah Schmidt has always loved solving that puzzle of serving up healthy meals that nose-wrinkling children actually will eat.

The regular post-lunch parade of Dobbs Elementary children by the trash cans Monday showed that the school’s food team had mostly pulled off a successful meal.

Here and there, some whole servings of apple slices got dumped, but otherwise empty trays and empty milk cartons filled the bins.

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