Farm-to-Table Food Truck Aims to Boost School Lunch Participation

Public News Service – A new food truck could be the answer to the school-lunch challenges that Madison-area high schools face.

An open campus means only 25 percent of high-school students eat lunch at school, even though about half qualify for free or reduced-price meals. When they eat off-campus, they don’t necessarily make the healthiest choices. That’s where the Uproot Food Truck comes in, as a “cooler,” locally-sourced and healthy lunch option. READ MORE