- Associated Press - Thursday, October 1, 2015

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - More than 54,000 students in 235 North Dakota schools are dining on food from their own state.

Thursday is the 14th annual Pride of Dakota School Lunch Day. State Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring says staff from his department will dine with students at schools across the state, and talk about the importance of farming.

More than 500 North Dakota companies are part of the state’s Pride of Dakota branding program.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide