(Oct. 9) Austin, Texas-based Whole Foods Market is partnering with Portland, Ore., public schools and Ecotrust to bring Oregon-grown fruits and vegetables to school children throughout the city.

Whole Foods will be a retail partner for the Harvest of the Month program for the 2008-09 school year, according to a news release.

The program looks to feature an Oregon grown product on each school lunch menu on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month.