Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 45.81
Liaison Sb Loder
Submission Date Nov. 12, 2013
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The College of Wooster
OP-6: Food and Beverage Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.36 / 6.00 Marjorie Shamp
Director of Campus Dining Services
Campus Dining Services
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Percentage of food expenditures that meet one or more of the criteria for this credit (0 - 100):

A brief description of the sustainable food and beverage purchasing program:

Dining halls and MacLeod's coffee bar & convenience store offer products from area farmers supplied by Local Roots Cafe & Market, Wooster, Ohio. Dining hall menus feature fresh locally grown produce such as tomatoes, peaches, pears, grapes, strawberries, corn, beans, apples, squashes, and potatoes supplied by local farmers and our Prime Vendor. Dining hall menus feature locally produced cheese, chicken, meats, and dairy. Fresh chicken is all-natural, growth hormone and steroid free. Liquid milk is locally produced and is rBST-Free. Dining halls and Mom's Truckstop exclusively offers Wooster Blend certified organic, fair trade coffee roasted by a family owned company in Ohio.

The Website URL where information about the institution's sustainable food and beverage purchasing efforts is available:

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