Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Eat your broccoli, for the kids



Sign of the times - Special Bulletin: Elysian Charter School's 5th grade class has been chosen as a finalist in a national YouTube video competition sponsored by the Farm To School Network for the second year in a row.

As national defending champs, this year Hoboken faces some stiff competition.  Please vote for and support Hoboken and forward this link to all your friends, family, colleagues, and acquaintances.

The winner of the award wins a cash prize that goes towards promoting healthy food in our schools, as well as an all expenses paid trip to the Farm to School national conference.

You can vote for the video  at.. http://www.farmtoschool.org/vote.php
  
 Hobokenites may recall the earlier smash hit "Who Put That Burger On Your Plate," you'll be sure to fall in love Broccoli.  Don't tell the former President Bush Sr.  He'd probably vote for another pick.

Vote now! 
You can vote for the video at.http://www.farmtoschool.org/vote.php


Voting ends Friday April 9th. 


This special edition of "Sign of the Times" can only mean good news for the big green vegetable.  The Jolly Green Giant is on the mend and should be back in Hoboken in a jiffy.  Support all your green vegetables.  Please.

Update: The Giant has Landed!  Welcome back big guy!