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CVHS students learn first-hand what farm-to-table eating is like

Students embrace concept whole-hog after tasting fresh local produce, pork

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A prominent executive chef and local farmer teamed up Saturday to teach 15 Carnegie Vanguard HS students about differences in food that comes directly from the source.

Carlos Rodriguez, concept executive chief for Vic & Anthony’s Steakhouse, had extended the invitation after he observed the school and observed its raised beds in the courtyard that included some edible plants.

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