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First Lady Michelle Obama heads to Miami to tout nutrition

From the White House: "First Lady Michelle Obama will join students from Riverside Elementary School in Miami to demonstrate the steps schools are taking to improve children’s health by increasing fruit and vegetable consumption.

"As part of her Let’s Move! initiative to reduce childhood obesity, Mrs. Obama will highlight the role schools and community partnerships can play in improving school nutrition, through programs such as
school gardens, salad bars and youth involvement. She will be joined by chefs from the Miami area for a demonstration of how a school can effectively use a salad bar to provide students with fresh fruits and vegetables. The local chefs are participants in the Chefs Move to Schools initiative.

"She will also be joined by leaders from the fruit and vegetable industry, and school and public health officials who will announce a major commitment to support the use of salad bars in schools across the country."