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Minnesota Thursdays
Minnesota Thursdays
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Since 2014 we have served an entirely locally-sourced meal on the first Thursday of every month at all MPS schools!
 
It's a way to highlight our Farm to School program, support the local food economy and offer students fresh, seasonal options.
 
#MNThurs October 6, 2016
  • Chicken Drumstick Smart Chicken (Waverly, NE)
    Au Gratin Potatoes Edling Farms (Big Lake, MN)
    Apple Kale Salad Seed to Seed Farm (Balsam Lake, WI) & Hmong American Farmers Association (Hastings, MN)
    Apple Crisp Pepin Heights (Lake City, MN)
  • Dinner Roll Pan-o-Gold (St. Paul, MN)
Resources
  • Minnesota Thursdays Poster Photo of the meal with an ingredient map
  • Outreach Language Newsletter blurb and P.A./lunchroom announcement
  • Worksheet Fun facts and activities for students about the meal
Find archived news stories about Minnesota Thursdays here.
 
Where do the ingredients for the Minnesota Thursday meals come from?