News & Trends http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en 5 Things: Congressmen take on milk consumption and districts dump polystyrene trays http://food-management.com/news-trends/5-things-congressmen-take-milk-consumption-and-districts-dump-polystyrene-trays <div class="field-deck"> These and more are the things you missed for the week of May 18. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>These and more are the things you missed for the week of May 18.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/5-things-congressmen-take-milk-consumption-and-districts-dump-polystyrene-trays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/5-things-congressmen-take-milk-consumption-and-districts-dump-polystyrene-trays#comments News & Trends Private Fri, 22 May 2015 14:16:00 +0000 47891 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock Washington hospital second in North America to get MSC certification http://food-management.com/news-trends/washington-hospital-second-north-america-get-msc-certification <div class="field-byline"> Mike Buzalka </div> <div class="field-deck"> Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, Wash. can now assure diners of fully traceable seafood products. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, Wash. can now assure diners of fully traceable seafood products.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/washington-hospital-second-north-america-get-msc-certification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/washington-hospital-second-north-america-get-msc-certification#comments Healthcare News & Trends Fri, 22 May 2015 13:51:00 +0000 47881 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock Student-grown herbs add zing to high school meal http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/student-grown-herbs-add-zing-high-school-meal <div class="field-byline"> Mike Buzalka </div> <div class="field-deck"> Special event highlights low-sodium flavoring options. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Special event highlights the use of herbs as low-sodium flavoring options for teens.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/student-grown-herbs-add-zing-high-school-meal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/student-grown-herbs-add-zing-high-school-meal#comments K-12 Schools Private Tue, 19 May 2015 17:04:00 +0000 47871 at http://food-management.com McCracken Public Schools Bottled water ban ineffective, counterproductive, says study http://food-management.com/news-trends/bottled-water-ban-ineffective-counterproductive-says-study <div class="field-byline"> Mike Buzalka </div> <div class="field-deck"> An examination of the ban at the University of Vermont finds counterproductive results. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The University of Vermont's bottled water ban a big fail, study charges.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/bottled-water-ban-ineffective-counterproductive-says-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/bottled-water-ban-ineffective-counterproductive-says-study#comments Colleges & Universities News & Trends Mon, 18 May 2015 14:46:00 +0000 47861 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock Google chef wins Silicon Valley culinary showdown http://food-management.com/news-trends/google-chef-wins-silicon-valley-culinary-showdown <div class="field-byline"> Mike Buzalka </div> <div class="field-deck"> Google Executive Chef Malachi Harland crowned Best BITE winnerover colleagues from Oracle, Brocade, Yahoo, LinkedIn and Samsung. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Silicon Valley in-house dining chefs duke it out for bragging rights.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/google-chef-wins-silicon-valley-culinary-showdown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/google-chef-wins-silicon-valley-culinary-showdown#comments Business & Industry News & Trends Mon, 18 May 2015 14:16:00 +0000 47851 at http://food-management.com <p>Google Executive Chef Malachi Harland hoists his trophy after winning the BITE Silicon Valley Chef Challenge. At right is Food Network&#39;s Marc Murphy, one of the judges.</p> BITE Silicon Valley 5 Things: Bird flu increases cost of eggs and the 50 best colleges for food http://food-management.com/news-trends/5-things-bird-flu-increases-cost-eggs-and-50-best-colleges-food <div class="field-deck"> These and more are the things you missed for the week of May 11. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>These and more are the things you missed for the week of May 11.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/5-things-bird-flu-increases-cost-eggs-and-50-best-colleges-food" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/5-things-bird-flu-increases-cost-eggs-and-50-best-colleges-food#comments News & Trends Private Fri, 15 May 2015 16:49:00 +0000 47841 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock UC CalFresh works with K-12 district on produce promotion http://food-management.com/news-trends/uc-calfresh-works-k-12-district-produce-promotion <div class="field-byline"> Mike Buzalka </div> <div class="field-deck"> Santa Maria-Bonita schools already souces 80 percent of its produce locally. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Leading kids to the salad bar, and making them eat, goal of joint program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/uc-calfresh-works-k-12-district-produce-promotion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/uc-calfresh-works-k-12-district-produce-promotion#comments K-12 Schools News & Trends Fri, 15 May 2015 12:23:00 +0000 47831 at http://food-management.com <p>Asparagus was taste tested in Santa Maria-Bonita cafeterias in April, with very positive student survey results.</p> Thinkstock Distressed Produce Movement Picking Up Steam http://food-management.com/news-trends/distressed-produce-movement-picking-steam <div class="field-byline"> Mike Buzalka </div> <div class="field-deck"> Latest entry is headed by Food Recovery Network and Farm to Family founders. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A trio of produce recovery and food donation veterans latest to enter the gleaning field.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/news-trends/distressed-produce-movement-picking-steam" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/news-trends/distressed-produce-movement-picking-steam#comments News & Trends Fri, 15 May 2015 11:43:00 +0000 47821 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock Highmark Pittsburgh Plants Vertical Gardens http://food-management.com/business-industry/highmark-pittsburgh-plants-vertical-gardens <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Hydroponics garden provides produce for meals and serves as backbone for company’s cooking classes. </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/business-industry/highmark-pittsburgh-plants-vertical-gardens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/business-industry/highmark-pittsburgh-plants-vertical-gardens#comments Business & Industry Galleries Wed, 13 May 2015 20:30:00 +0000 47811 at http://food-management.com Teen chefs thrill seniors http://food-management.com/special-events/teen-chefs-thrill-seniors <div class="field-byline"> Mike Buzalka </div> <div class="field-deck"> The annual Taste of Future Chefs event brings local career center culinary students to CCRC. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Young culinarians experiment on their elders...to everyone's delight!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/special-events/teen-chefs-thrill-seniors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/special-events/teen-chefs-thrill-seniors#comments Special Events Healthcare Private Wed, 13 May 2015 17:24:00 +0000 47801 at http://food-management.com Methodist Manor