Jocelyn Zuckerman of "On Earth Magazine" sat down for lunch with Marion Nestle. The two chatted about the business and political interests that converge in the school lunch program as well as the growth of programs that link farmers and students.
The article ends with "Despite the entrenched interests, she (Nestle) said, changes are happening, in large part because Americans better understand the importance of what they put in their mouths. With Eat, Drink, Vote, the badass lunch lady furthers the cause.
The full article is found here.
One of the groups cited in the article is Food Corps. If you'd like to learn more about Food Corps and other groups working to improve childhood nutrition, visit here. Vote with your time and fork!