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Local Meat in Schools

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From chicken legs in California, fresh seafood in Massachusetts, sloppy joes in Indiana, and wild salmon in Alaska, local meats, poultry, and seafood are becoming staples on school meal trays across the country. This factsheet gives examples, tips, and information for putting local meat on school menus.

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Page updated: March 06, 2023