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How One South Lake Tahoe School Got Kids To Love Salad

Mar 30, 2016
Amy Westervelt

A South Lake Tahoe school is growing its own fresh and healthy food year-round. Reno Public Radio's Amy Westervelt lined up at their salad bar to find out more.

If there's one food you wouldn't expect first graders to be excited about, it's salad. But here at Sierra House Elementary, a public elementary school in South Lake, the weekly salad bar is a popular addition to school lunch because the kids are growing their own lettuce.