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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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Schools

Mushrooms Are for Kids!

Meet the Mighty Mushroom Is it a bird? A plane? No – it’s Mighty Mushroom here to add flavor and nutrients to your meals! Mushrooms in Schools is here to introduce you to our superhero – Mighty Mushroom! Join Mighty through adventures as we learn more about mushrooms. Our first trip is to a farm […]

March 17, 2022
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Healthy Food, Healthy You

As the new year begins, setting goals for a healthier year is at your fingertips. Mushrooms can play a vital role in healthy food contributing to a healthier you. Mushrooms in Schools has tips for you to get the new year off to a healthy start – plus check out our recipes that add nutrition while not breaking the bank.

January 10, 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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We’re Giving Away Mushroom Prizes to Celebrate YOU!

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! 

November 19, 2021
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Mushroom Tasting

Need ideas on how to introduce your students to mushrooms? Follow these tried and true steps, utilizing our recommended resources, to make mushrooms a favorite food in your school district!

October 5, 2021
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The Many Health Benefits of Mushrooms for School Meals

Mushrooms pack a powerful punch in a small package (probably like most of your students!). Not only do they lend deep flavors and interesting texture to dishes, they are exceptionally nutrient dense, meaning high in vitamins and minerals and low in calories. With school menus having tight guidelines for fat, calories, and sodium, having a no-fail option that is low in all three is ideal for school food professionals. Mushrooms are a seamless, nutritious fit for school menus – let’s dig into the reasons why!

December 2, 2020
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Local Produce Continues to Appear on Menus This Fall

Welcome back to a very different opening of our school year. As we move forward feeding the kids, we see local purchases continuing to rise. Some of this is driven by the increased availability of local products, and mushrooms are one of those items.

September 29, 2020