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Beyond the Salad Bowl... Can Vegetable Variety Be Trendy?

Beyond the Salad Bowl... Can Vegetable Variety Be Trendy?

The Romaine lettuce scares have left grocery shelves bare and salad bowls lacking lately. The need to look at another option for green leafy vegetables has hit schools hard, too. Suppliers struggle to deep up with the demand for Romaine-free leafy greens with limited inventories of other lettuces. So what options are there to provide deep green vegetables? A variety of veggies can fit the need. Several of these vegetables have been trending in popularity - so the time is right to offer them as new alternatives!

Join in the Great Lakes Apple Crunch

Join in the Great Lakes Apple Crunch

ProTeam encourages you to join the 2018 Great Lakes Apple Crunch! This activity is a wonderful way to celebrate Farm to School month and national school lunch week. Here is all you need to know from the Great Lakes Apple Crunch website.

What's Hot 2018 Culinary Forecast

What's Hot 2018 Culinary Forecast

Menu trends for 2018 are of interest to all of us. As school nutrition professionals, we know our students are on-trend in fashion, technology and food. If you are looking at some insight into what's hot this year, read on!