Production http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6633/more en Snow day meal service http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/snow-day-meal-service <div class="field-byline"> by Marygrace Taylor </div> <div class="field-deck"> One district is getting meals to hungry kids—even when inclement weather closes schools. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>One district is getting meals to hungry kids—even when inclement weather closes schools.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/snow-day-meal-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/snow-day-meal-service#comments K-12 Schools Production Private Fri, 25 Mar 2016 17:20:00 +0000 60801 at http://food-management.com <p>After a massive snow storm, Harrison Schools created a program to deliver meals to students when schools are closed due to inclement weather.</p> Thinkstock Local ranchers beef up K-12 district’s meal program http://food-management.com/management/local-ranchers-beef-k-12-district-s-meal-program <div class="field-deck"> Donated animals and funds give Thayer Central Community Schools a free three-year beef supply. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>No bull. Donations fulfill all of K-12 district's beef needs for the next three years.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/management/local-ranchers-beef-k-12-district-s-meal-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/management/local-ranchers-beef-k-12-district-s-meal-program#comments K-12 Schools Management Production Sustainability Private Fri, 13 Nov 2015 17:42:00 +0000 53201 at http://food-management.com Thinkstock Home meal delivery saves costs for hospital system http://food-management.com/healthcare/home-meal-delivery-saves-costs-hospital-system <div class="field-deck"> Lee Memorial pilots program that provides prepared foods, nutrition education for at-risk discharged patients. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Lee Memorial pilots program that provides prepared foods, nutrition education for at-risk discharged patients.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/home-meal-delivery-saves-costs-hospital-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/home-meal-delivery-saves-costs-hospital-system#comments Food & Beverage Healthcare Production Private Fri, 06 Nov 2015 18:52:00 +0000 53131 at http://food-management.com <p>One of the drivers who delivers home meals to recently discharged patients of Lee Memorial Health. She will also check up on each client while making the drop and report back to the operating manager if there is any cause for concern that needs to be followed up.</p> Photo: Lee Memorial Health Growing greens in a shipping container http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/growing-greens-shipping-container <div class="field-byline"> Janice Cha </div> <div class="field-deck"> An up-cycled shipping container supplies high-quality, hyper-local greens to kitchens at the State University of New York at Stony Brook as part of the campus’s sustainability mission. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>An up-cycled shipping container supplies high-quality, hyper-local greens to kitchens at the State University of New York at Stony Brook as part of the campus’s sustainability mission. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/growing-greens-shipping-container" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/growing-greens-shipping-container#comments Colleges & Universities Production Private Mon, 02 Nov 2015 18:30:00 +0000 53001 at http://food-management.com <p>Chad Marvin and Kylie Campanelli, sustainability program assistants and students at Stony Brook, transplant lettuce seedlings in the Leafy Green Machine.</p> State University of New York at Stony Brook St. Luke's Hospital adapts to its organic farm http://food-management.com/healthcare/st-lukes-hospital-adapts-its-organic-farm <div class="field-byline"> Gloria Dawson </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The 10-acre farm provides produce for both patient and retail meals. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/st-lukes-hospital-adapts-its-organic-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/st-lukes-hospital-adapts-its-organic-farm#comments Healthcare Production Private Mon, 14 Sep 2015 14:35:00 +0000 51261 at http://food-management.com <p>The St. Luke&#39;s Rodale Institute Farm.</p> Rodale Institute Stanford’s surprising source of sustainable beef http://food-management.com/production/stanford-s-surprising-source-sustainable-beef <div class="field-byline"> Janice Cha </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Dining services found beef from Australia met all its environmental checkpoints, as well as trimming costs.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/production/stanford-s-surprising-source-sustainable-beef" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/production/stanford-s-surprising-source-sustainable-beef#comments Colleges & Universities Production Whats hot on campus Private Mon, 10 Aug 2015 15:18:00 +0000 49881 at http://food-management.com <p>Minced and mixed with vegetables, beef becomes part of the whole rather than the main attraction at both R&amp;DE Stanford Dining&rsquo;s special event foodservice.</p> Photo: Keith Uyeda UGA ditches the tray http://food-management.com/production/uga-ditches-tray <div class="field-deck"> After food and water waste study, foodservices takes the plunge into trayless dining for sustainability, cost savings. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>After food and water waste study, foodservices takes the plunge into trayless dining for sustainability, cost savings.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/production/uga-ditches-tray" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/production/uga-ditches-tray#comments Menu Trends Colleges & Universities Production Private Wed, 05 Aug 2015 16:21:00 +0000 49781 at http://food-management.com <p>PRE-TRAYLESS: In this photo, taken in January, UGA had yet to go trayless. With great selections of barbecue and all the fixins, it&#39;s tempting (and easy) to take too much food.</p> Photo: Tara Fitzpatrick Antioch strives for a meal program fit for the college's philosophy http://food-management.com/production/antioch-strives-meal-program-fit-colleges-philosophy <div class="field-byline"> Gloria Dawson </div> <div class="field-deck"> Communal meals featuring local, sustainable items are served instead of the typical overabundance of options found in a college dining hall. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Communal meals featuring local, sustainable items are served instead of the typical overabundance of options found in a college dining hall. </div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/production/antioch-strives-meal-program-fit-colleges-philosophy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/production/antioch-strives-meal-program-fit-colleges-philosophy#comments Colleges & Universities Production Private Mon, 20 Jul 2015 14:14:00 +0000 49301 at http://food-management.com <p>A hoop house at Antioch Farm.</p> Antioch College Metro Health’s Multilayered Farm-to-Fork Approach http://food-management.com/market-trends/metro-health-s-multilayered-farm-fork-approach <div class="field-deck"> Efforts at the Michigan hospital include local sourcing, a seasonal farmers market and an onsite garden tended to by a master gardener. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Efforts at the Michigan hospital include local sourcing, a seasonal farmers market and an onsite garden tended to by a master gardener.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/market-trends/metro-health-s-multilayered-farm-fork-approach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/market-trends/metro-health-s-multilayered-farm-fork-approach#comments Healthcare Production News & Trends Private Fri, 06 Feb 2015 17:07:00 +0000 44891 at http://food-management.com Gallery: K-12 Innovator of the Year Irving ISD Schools http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/k-12-innovator-year-irving-isd-schools <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The Irving (TX) ISD is reinventing the operational model of a school foodservice.</div> <p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/k-12-innovator-year-irving-isd-schools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/k-12-innovator-year-irving-isd-schools#comments FM Innovators K-12 Schools Design Management Production News & Trends Mon, 07 Jul 2014 20:48:00 +0000 38871 at http://food-management.com