Nutrition Improvement in Minnesota Schools
Obesity expert Martha Kubik said in a recent speech that the nutrition in Minnesota schools received a failing grade in a 2006 nationwide food policy assessment by the Center for Science and Public Interest. What are Minnesota schools doing to improve nutrition and has nutrition in Minnesota schools improved since this study was released?
1. Sherri Knutson, president, Minnesota School Nutrition Association, (507) 328-4216
2. Rosemary Dederichs, director of food service, Minneapolis Public Schools, (612) 668-2821
3. Dulcie Ward, staff nutritionist, Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, (202) 686-2210, ext. 338