School Nutrition http://nhpr.org en Kids Culinary Arts Equips Children With Life-Skill http://nhpr.org/post/kids-culinary-arts-equips-children-life-skill <p><a href="http://www.kidsculinaryarts.com/" target="_blank">Kids Culinary Art</a>s teaches kids cooking and nutrition during after school programs, vacations and summer camps. The organization works in school districts and towns to get kids cooking and eating healthy foods. Matthew and Nicole Heiter, 11 and nine years old, have become experienced hands in the kitchen. Their mother, Lauren credits Kids Culinary Arts.</p><p></p> Sat, 24 Aug 2013 04:00:00 +0000 Deborah Schachter 32276 at http://nhpr.org Kids Culinary Arts Equips Children With Life-Skill New Nutrition Standards For School Lunches http://nhpr.org/post/new-nutrition-standards-school-lunches <p><strong>EarthTalk®<br>E - The Environmental Magazine</strong></p> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 17:36:23 +0000 New Media Intern 17574 at http://nhpr.org New Nutrition Standards For School Lunches More N.H. Farmers Selling To Schools http://nhpr.org/post/more-nh-farmers-selling-schools <p>Farm-to-School programs are expanding across New Hampshire, according to a new report, but the cost of local food is still a barrier for many schools.</p><p>Stacey Purslow of New Hampshire Farm-to-School says the number of farms selling food to schools has tripled to 60 over the last three years. She says schools are buying a wider variety of products.</p><blockquote><p><em>Purslow: We started out with apples in New Hampshire but now they get tomatoes, and cucumbers and lettuce, and corn and broccoli, and cabbage and potatoes and eggs and maple syrup and beef. </em></p> Tue, 18 Sep 2012 19:00:56 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 13129 at http://nhpr.org More N.H. Farmers Selling To Schools