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Fresh fruits and veggies a hit among WDC Elementary kids and parents

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Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary started serving healthy snacks on March 9, as part of a grant the school was awarded. The grant totals $38,052 and is part of the 2008 Farm Bill.

When asked how he likes having fresh fruit and vegetables for an afternoon snack at school, first-grader Lucas Hinojos replied -- in between bites of fresh asparagus -- "I love it! Here, try some!"

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