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UM Pledges to Buy "Real Food"

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On Friday, University of Montana President Royce Engstrom will sign the "Real Food Campus Commitment" -- UM's pledge to buy at least 20% "real food" annually by the year 2020.

The national pledge means UM will buy foods produced within 150 - 250 miles of campus, including cage-free eggs, grass-fed beef and organic produce.

UM Dining Services will host a local-food farm stand from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 25, in the Corner Store.

President Engstrom will also officially sign the Real Food Campus Commitment during a ceremony at the Corner Store at noon.

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