Not-so-mystery meat

College food fact of the day: 25,000 pounds of grass-fed beef was purchased for UAlbany's dining centers this year. There's also an effort underway to get 70 percent of the food served at UAlbany from regional producers.

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Of course they wait until I'm gone to do this!
But seriously, this reflects a few year trend of increasingly serious Green/Sustainability initiatives that the school and Chartwells have embarked on. I really appreciate, especially with the economy in the toilet, that they continue to do more.

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