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Schools

Welcome Back to School!

As the 2022-2023 school year begins, Mushrooms in Schools is cooking up great resources for you and your team to use. 

July 29, 2022
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Portabella Mushrooms

Summer Lovin’ Summer is the best time for grilling! Whether your family enjoys burgers or picnics, summer time allows for creative family meals. Let’s take our culinary game up a notch and add Portabella mushrooms to the menu. Portabella mushrooms are known for their wide, tan caps. With their deep, meat-like texture and flavor, these […]

June 28, 2022
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Cooking Up Healthy Meals

Celebrate Heart Healthy Month with Mighty Mushrooms Whether a skeptic or mushroom groupie, creating healthy meals are at your fingertips with mighty mushrooms. Mushrooms provide meals with: Flavor – Mushrooms provide umami, creating hearty recipes with deep flavors.  Umami – a flavor that makes dishes taste savory and rich due to the presence of specific […]

February 4, 2022
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12 Days of Mushrooms

Get ready to celebrate this season with Mushrooms in Schools prizes. For 12 days we want to provide you with an opportunity to win a virtual training, cheese board, mushroom growing kit, and much more! 

December 1, 2021
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New School Year, New Menus: Mushroom Edition

After procuring mushrooms in your schools using our Sourcing Catalog, let’s get those mushrooms on the serving lines. Local mushrooms are a cost effective, nutritious, versatile on trend ingredient in menus, from grab and go kiosk to curbside and as an ingredient in many healthy bowls.

August 31, 2021
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Season 2 of First Taste TV Returns showcasing….MUSHROOMS!

Last year, Malissa Marsden, School Nutrition Consultant for Mushrooms in Schools, joined the premiere season of First Taste TV to represent mushroom farmers in school meals. Now, First Taste TV is back, and this season is better than ever!

June 22, 2021
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Bold Breakfast Ideas for National School Breakfast Week

One of our favorite ways to celebrate breakfast is through the tasty combination of eggs and flavorful mushrooms. There are so many beloved ways to mix these two ingredients for breakfast food served at any time of the day!

March 2, 2021
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The Importance of Knife Skills for Your School Nutrition Program

It can be intimidating at first to menu fresh mushrooms if you’re unsure of how to quickly, safely, and deliciously prepare them. Read on to learn more about the importance of knife skills and how to use knife skills to serve fresh mushrooms.

February 2, 2021