On Wednesday, July 31, the Montana Beef to School Coalition met at NCAT headquarters in Butte to share information about the different challenges and opportunities related to getting more local beef in Montana schools. Twenty-five people representing ranchers, meat processors, the Office of Public Instruction, and non-profit groups like NCAT’s FoodCorps, Grow Montana, and Farm to Cafeteria Network participated in the meeting that resulted in concrete goals for the coalition in the coming year and also in the long-term.

For more information, check out news coverage here or contact Nancy Moore at nancym@ncat.org.