asthma symptoms in children vomiting credit report collections how long acheter pfizer viagra tryptizol tablets 10mg abilify cost comparison erythromycin gi use propranolol er prices maximum cialis dose get dermatologist prescribe accutane prandin medication cost cialis discussion prednisone identify pill how to buy medicine from canada prednisone price walgreens kamagra gold 100mg review generic viagra pills from india nexium 40 mg is used for pension earned income credit rates 2013 zetia meds for sale colchicine for sale at usa no rx meds zoloft for sale prozac japan lithium hypochlorite buy diflucan spray online vosteran removal medication prednisone 20 mg kosten viagra pfizer zofran odt dosage for adults brand nexium online 50mg prednisone alcohol cheapest viagra on net bulk viagra prices wellbutrin 150 or 300 mg cialis 10 mg usa cabergoline side effects i ran out of my aciphex generic viagra paypal ebay cialis generico prices generic cialis credit repair for dummies review bactrim ds fors sale albuterol sulfate inhalation solution 2.5mg buspar neurotransmitters buy doxycycline in bali percocet dosage amounts buy cyclotec is generic abilify available in us order promethazine canada discounts on viagra synthroid citrus price of finpecia discount nexium coupon synthroid pill 125 ovral g birth control citalopram online no prescription uk viagra discount mastercard vipps viagra online ordering cheap prednisone without x lexapro drug class viagra price sweden jack kruse metformin propecia price compare cialis generic safe nuvigil dosages buy nexium online paypal cialis 5 mg tabs alus su viagra lipitor cost of development clomid prescription help tokobagus viagra levaquin generic available levitra 40 mg vibramycin 100mg side effects vgr 100 side effects generic form of yasmin lisinopril 1 mg levaquin for sinus infection how long buy one viagra viagra prescription image tinidazole side effects buy macrobid without prescription best price on cialis online indian viagra dropshipper tretinoin 0.05 for wrinkles what is the name of the free credit report band commercial pulmicort respules side effects in children lotrel medication coupons cialis price 5mg yasmin buy online order lisinopril drug monitoring brand cialis pills from canada inhalers online buy keflex dosage for uti canadian pharmacies that carry retin a erythromycin order online famvir for shingles purchase dyazide zovirax generic over the counter nebenwirkungen viagra pfizer bankruptcy letter to creditors zithromax lapsen korvatulehdukseen generic wellbutrin a 102 finasteride generic online levetiracetam 1000 mg price zovirax for molluscum achat cialis canada zithromax suspension directions terramicina pomada para el ojo viagra money order crushing augmentin tablets pink pill synthroid 112 valtrex online no prescription cheap generic synthroid cipla drugs cialis buy levitra 40 mg losartan 50 mg tablets side effect rezeptfrei kaufen viagra 1000 mg of cipro cialis malta pharmacy canadian cipro lawsuits tadalafil soft tablets 20mg zyrtec 30 count buy alli online in stock buy furosemide online canada ritalin side effects captopril drug doxycycline diabetes insipidus medrol online no prescription diovan 320 mg tab novartis best drugstore mineral foundation about levitra plus plavix discount vouchers avapro 300 mg alternatives allegra carpenter twitter cialis 200 mg online premarin tablets 0.625 from canada nexium lichen planus robaxin dosage in dogs valtrex and birth control pill lisinopril no prescription generic how much cialis should i take avalide recalls zoloft 150 mg dapoxetine pills for sale cheapr viagra 50 fluzol 200mg progesterone azithromycin over the counter tryptizol tablets dose buy prednisone 2.5 mg prednisone 10mg sleeplessness credit repair australia shonky definition canada crestor pharmacy viagra rx prescription aaa credit repair in houston texas rx generic viagra order alligator meat in canada glucophage 500 mg precio glucophage crush zoloft 50 mg costo propranolol clorhidrato generico online pharmacy buy clomid where clomid purchase uk rx viagra generic estrace cream uses kamagra gold 100mg review lexapro alprazolam together lexapro getting high ed cream mircette generic brand astelin nasal spray coupons levaquin without prescription doxycycline hyclate 10 mg what is a fico score why is it important and how can it be improved depakote er without prescription dicyclomine hydrochloride 20mg neurontin for pain relief tableta bactrim shqip prescription for erythromycin valtrex tabletter bivirkninger lasix 40mg bula trileptal dosage child viagra at discount zocor warning side effects for sale pulmicort valtrex dosage 1 gram pharmacy and synthroid permethrin 10 for treating clothes lasix 20 mg iw order fluconazole credit repair christian credit counselors cincinnati oh order animal antibiotics kamagra 100mg jelly diflucan price cvs how much does allegra cost at publix topimax paypal canadian best place to buy viagra online amoxil 500mg alcohol nebivololum and anxiety kamagra canada online sildenafil citrate without prescription drug info metformin cipro 250 mg for sinus infection amitriptyline were to buy furosemide 40 mg obat apa colospa retard capsulecolospan buy xenical no prescription cialis 100mg dosage elocon mometasone furoate lotion eulexin flutamide pcos weight provigil medication modafinil side effects viagra use nfl benemid medications lexapro 10 mg to 20 metformin 1000 mg sandoz comprar bactrim pantoprazole versus nexium buy fluconazole 50 mg capsules glucophage alternative uses nolvadex et duphaston doxycycline 200mg acne buy cialis cina canadian meds paypal buy 5mg cialis from canada bactrim iv rxlist clomid instructions use lasix 100mg australia lipitor lawsuit 2015 wellbutrin buy pharmacy escrow canada levitra vs viagra comparison recomendable usar viagra will diflucan get rid of jock itch buy ritalin no prescription uk zithromax suspension 250 mg propecia pill chennai buy cheap and genericsleeping pill generic form of cialis buy diclofenac gel buy strattera us purchase viagra online starcef capsulesstarlix online topamax prescription cialis tadalafil canada prednisone 5mg chat apetamin ingredients in mayonnaise prednisone inhaled corticosteroids cialis spedizione gratuita risnia md tramadol hcl 50 mg usestrazodone levitra 50mg dispute information on equifax credit report credit to the nation enough is enough cytotec mauritius experian credit report cancel membership phone number buy metronidazole from canada cheapest wellbutrin xl 300mg buy sildenafil toe nail advantage federal credit union terre haute warfarin side effects memory valtrex 1000 mg dosierung where can i buy furosemide in the uk levitra generic drug medications without rx takes amex glipizide and metformin side effects credit repair services hotels in fort worth texas doxylamine succinate vs diphenhydramine citrate canada fda approved pharmacy variga viagra over the counter at walmart buying nolvadex australia daily 36 cialis pills avana skyway apartments review 5mg cialis walmart xenical generico prezzi prednisone tablets purpose doxycycline capsule 50 mg eurax scabies vytorin medication simvastatin mountainmwest apothecary year viagra generic mexico pharmices to order meticorton viagra bengaluru purchase is duloxetine hcl dr 60 mg cap an amphetamine cialis ebay uk lexapro generic weight loss purchase actos online cheapest viagra prices lisinopril cost prednisone usual dosage amikacin antibiotic for dogs buy tamoxifen citrate uk tablete za potenciju zena viagra pfizer website buy cheap pfizer zeldox nolvadex buy cheap diflucan pfizer westhroid inactive ingredientswintomylon levitra vs viagra review prozac and weight loss 2011 sinus infection clomid rayhhealthcare elomet cream mometasone furoate ointment unisom and b6 for nausea trazodone 100 mg street value generic xenical for sale shop erythromycin purchase viagra professional cheapest canadian pharmacy valtrex dosage daily use getting synthroid dosage right sinusitis doxycycline dosage clomid generic version sildegra nedirt finasteride side effects in women buy antibiotics australia average price of cialis prednisone winthrop 5 mg viagra free pills robust herbal viagra ukmedix xenical nolvadex side effects steroid tetracycline coupons codes lisinopril 5 mg apo 150 mg super viagra zovirax 5 cream 2gm soviclor prescription drugs amoxil 500 mg chlamydia cialis gel australia toradol tablets package insert price metformin benoquin pills cost crestor 20 mg closest thing to levitra triamterene hctzno prescription rapid cash payday loans in tampa voltaren tabs buy cialis generic canadian pharmacies that carry retin a vagara conferencevagiral mesterolone steroid injections generic topiramate approval metformin hcl zydus shoes online free shipping best price propecia in uk yasmine bleeth mug shot zofran online no prescription augmentin susp pediatrica clavupen 100mg nicotine generic yasmin message boards pfizer vgr 100 pills tamsulosin 0.4 mg side effects movie 2013 viagra online munich order finasteride cheap cash advance free at last bonding company in jonesboro ga viagra uk 50mg erythromycin suspension kids ventolin online bestellen zonder recept augmentin tabletas 500mg levitra professional cheapest pinamox uses for coconut toronto viagra online nexium awp cost what government agency operates the fair credit reporting act esomeprazole japan lexapro 20 mg ocd viagra genuine online dutasteride pill bactrim oral used wellbutrin generic a 101 uso eccessivo viagra viagra order onlinr usual dose zoloft clomid side effects on baby discount amoxil metrogel and pregnancy cheap sildenafil citrate online codeine no presc cost viagra 20mg proviron cycle lasix tablet usage zoloft strattera together bactrim en tabletas when will generic revatio be available ventolin online where to buy accutane online ordering serophene online zoloft 50 mg doctissimo overnight no prescription pharmacys fast cash advance payday loans no credit check generic voltaren what happened to pharmacy escrow tetracycline acidophilus cheap kamagra thailand kamagra uk 365 celebrex canada online guaranteed non payday loans for bad credit allegra d discount card viagra tablet for sale price of erythromycin diclofenaco cinfa 50 mg dosage levitra dutasteride regrowth generic caduet rx zoloft 10mg propranolol effects hydrochlorothiazide costco valtrex 1000 mg online government federal credit repair grants xenical tablete latvia can you get high off doxepin wellbutrin 75 generic vermox 100mg dosage diflucan online prescription acheter viagra forum kamagra now co uk contact us zidoval ingredients bactrim and kernicterus clomid tablet cost viagra india prices zithromax online philippines ciprofloxacin 500 mg how many times a day xenical comprar online portugal cheapviagrageneric viagra cyclivex 200mg ibuprofen streptococcus viridans doxycycline nexium 40mg 28 lexapro price walmart potassium chloride side effects mayo clinic generic cialis thailand augmentin cost walmart omeprazole 20 mg treatment for dogs morphine band music colcrys manufacturers coupon nizagara achat en ligne lexapro flushing incredibly cheap viagra antabuse alcohol reaction relafen 750 mg twice daily levitra take 2 pills what is a good fico score to buy a car lexapro 10 mg half life rxlist synthroid drug buy plavix discount aciclovir 200 mg suspension allegra 180 mg aventis jelly viagra kaufen atacand plus side effects doctor famciclovir drug price pravastatin medication is used for ventolin by mail retail cost zoloft lasix generic oxycontin zofran birth defects attorney viagra online without script price cialis lilly cost atorvastatin simvastatin credit repair limo services in columbia sc cialis 5mg 100 pills advance cash covington loans anniston alabama cheap zoloft online order tadacip online fitness pill drug store doxycycline hyclate nausea northwest pharmacy canada nolo best credit repair books cipro 500mg zovirax price eu costo de lexapro how can i buy ed medicines to hk acheter logirene retention deau cymbalta 60 mg price buy viagra mexico purchase doxycycline online prednisone drug reference doxycycline herx buy synthroid paypal prozac price us nexium iv drug buy generic levitra uk generic zoloft no prescription risperdal consta injection side effects prednisone dosage 15 mg tetracycline clinical uses potassium nitrate in toothpaste augmentin bustine antibiotico buspar 555 ativan side effects elderly asal usul viagra valium and alcohol dose goodrx apps tricor 145 mg cialis 20 mg andorra prometrium progesterone suppositories metformin and uses altace generic drug tablet prednisone indonesia thyroxine free blood test results cialis super active for men 10mg prednisone dog
Top News generic
Home arrow News arrow RE1J school district to serve only grass-fed beef
RE1J school district to serve only grass-fed beef Print
Written by Seth Mensing   
Wednesday, 30 October 2013

Not local, but better than the status quo

The Gunnison RE1J School District is taking its support of healthier food one big step beyond the local lunches that were served to students once a month last year. For the 2013/14 school year, the district’s cafeterias are switching the beef they serve to the grass-fed variety from Rocky Mountain Natural Meats.


News Generic


Since the meat distributor is from Henderson, Colo. and not located in the Gunnison Valley, or even one of the surrounding agricultural communities, it’s not ideal for Holly Conn and the Mountain Roots community, which financially supports the district’s local food purchases and strives to promote local food production. But moving students from the grade beef being provided by the school’s food distributor to Colorado grass-fed beef is a good step, she says.
“Making a switch from large-scale industry beef to the grass-fed beef is a step in the right direction, just not the one we were hoping for,” Conn says. “Mountain Roots understands that often small steps are the only way toward lasting, positive change.”
School district business manager Stephanie Juneau said, on her end, “The district is pleased to make this commitment as well.”
When the district started offering Parker Pastures’ local, grass-fed beef to students as part of an all-local school lunch once a month last year, the idea caught on with kids and their parents.
“In general, we want to support the district in choosing healthier options, fresher ingredients and cooking from scratch. So our plan this year is to evaluate the places in the food service where we can have the biggest impact overall and make changes that will last,” Conn says. “Mountain Roots’ Farm to School program is part of the National Farm to School and Colorado Farm to School. Across the country, local chapters work in different ways to provide support to youth and to schools.”
Part of the organization’s commitment to the schools is financial, chipping in to cover the additional cost of buying local produce or grass-fed beef.
As the menu for the current school year was being planned, cooks and advisors from Mountain Roots decided it was time to make a sweeping change and since beef was at the center of the tray on local foods day—and because Gunnison County produces a lot of beef—that seemed like a logical place to start. A Request for Bids went out and the winner was U.S. Foods, which started offering natural beef in response to an increase in demand.
“We were very excited to hear, in the spring, that the district was pursuing a switch to all-local beef. As a partner and co-funder of the project, I am surprised by the results,” she said. “As a local food systems initiative, Mountain Roots would prefer to support farmers right here in the Gunnison Valley first, then those of neighboring counties, and so on.”
To that, U.S. Foods’ local representative Chris Coady says, “My procurement department has first priority to buy local when possible. In the summer, when we can get Rocky Ford melons and Olathe sweet corn, we buy it from a Colorado producer.”
But the idea that the schools are making strides toward providing the best meats available for students is a sign that the concerns of Mountain Roots are becoming the concerns of parents and schools.
“The health benefits of the grass-fed beef will certainly exist and will be beneficial to our kids. And, it’s a message to the community that the district is taking action to improve the quality and nutrition of school meals,” Conn says.

Crested Butte News, P.O. Box 369, Crested Butte, CO 81224
Phone: (970) 349-0500 - FAX: (970) 349-9876:
Copyright © 2015 Crested Butte News, Inc. All Rights Reserved.