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Most School Districts Reject 'Pink Slime' For Lunch Programs

USATODAY.COM - The nation's school districts are turning up their noses at "pink slime," the beef product that leaped into the news earlier this year.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture says the vast majority of states participating in its National School Lunch Program have opted to order ground beef that doesn't contain the product, known in the industry as lean finely textured beef.

Only three states — Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota— chose to order ground beef that may contain the product. click here to read more

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