lettuce http://kplu.org en Lettuce shortage hits school lunches in Western Washington http://kplu.org/post/lettuce-shortage-hits-school-lunches-western-washington <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-956811.mp3</p><p>Kids have a good excuse for not eating salads right now. <a href="http://www.pnwlocalnews.com/south_king/cmv/news/117618698.html#">They&#39;ve been taken off the school menu in Kent </a>because lettuce is in short supply. Schools in Seattle, Redmond and elsewhere in Western Washington are also scaling back on serving romaine, iceberg and other leaf lettuces.</p><p> Thu, 10 Mar 2011 00:53:12 +0000 Charla Bear 962 at http://kplu.org