“It was shrimpalicious!” said 7th grader Derek. Sixth grader, Jenna said, “It’s shrimptastic!“ “I love shrimp! I eat it all the time!” said Zahera, 8th grade. On June 7th, students […]
Oregon Public Broadcasting picked up the Oregon Boat to School story!
“For the most part, people are like, wow, how can you serve shrimp?” We did it! Katrina Wiest, Wellness Specialist for the Bend-LaPine school district, tells me about the school […]
We can’t expect to simply put delicious seafood in front of kids and that they’ll be excited to eat it. We have to help teach them why eating seafood is […]
Tracy Gagnon, Community Sustainability Organizer for Sitka Conservation Society (SCS) in Sitka Alaska, landed in Sitka after teaching at the University of Oregon and working for food-based non-profits in Oregon. […]
Incredibly, 91 percent of the seafood U.S. consumers eat is now imported. NOAA released the 2011 statistics on US fish consumption, summarized in this article. “The report shows that the […]
Gil Sylvia is a “great thinker,” according to Professor Michael Morrissey. I was pointed towards Gil to see if I was missing anything in my thinking about Boat to School. […]