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California to Launch Organic-to-School Pilot Program
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February 25, 2019
The program will increase access to organics for students from low-income families and will help support California's organic farmers.
School Lunches Get Eco Upgrade: Nation's Top Schools Ditch Styrofoam Trays
May 28, 2015
Styrofoam trays are being replaced with a recycled and compostable paper tray in the nation's six largest school districts.
USDA School Lunch Test Program Provides 3 Square Meals a Day For At Risk Youth
March 3, 2015
A school lunch test program in Virginia aims to reduce child hunger by providing at risk youth with three meals…
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December 22, 2014
School lunch programs matter, here's why kids need to eat healthy early on.
October 14, 2013
Embrace these healthy lunch ideas and introduce your kids to the glory of wholesome food in a delicious and compact…
September 9, 2013
Katie Morford's book, “The Best Lunch Box Ever,” helps busy and health conscious moms make tasty and nutritious kids lunches…
August 18, 2013
Brown bag it or buy school lunch: Do recent USDA improvements for school lunches and snacks mean you can start…
June 9, 2013
Kids are stepping into activist roles to demand better food.
February 5, 2013
Efforts to improve the diets of America's children have led the USDA to create the Smart Snacks in School rule…
November 20, 2012
Efforts to bring healthier food to our nation's schools have been kicked up a notch with the USDA's allocation of…