“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. […]
I’ve spoken to schools to get that perspective on what fish going into schools might look like. Now, I’m beginning my conversations with the seller’s side of things. I started […]
Here’s a piece I wrote after visiting one of the FoodCorps service members in Oregon. You can also view it here on the Annie’s Homegrown website. “Class, anyone know what […]