Baltimore schools saluted for "meatless Mondays"

Oct. 6, 2009
Once a week, the district offers only vegetarian meals in school cafeterias

From The Baltimore Sun: The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has declared Baltimore City Public Schools the "Most Progressive Public School District of 2009" for going vegetarian in school cafeterias once a week. The "Meatless Monday" menu that the district adopted this school year is intended to make lunches more healthful, stretch the district's food budget and raise awareness about the environmental impact of large-scale meat production.

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