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School lunches tend to be higher in nutritional quality than those packed by parents at home, researchers from the Virginia Tech Department of Human Nutrition, Foods, & Exercise in Blacksburg report in a new assessment.
Yavapai Food Council announces a new program focused on providing free or reduced meals to rural Arizona schools comprised of over 60% low income families. Sedona,
WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S.
Gourmet pizza in school? According to a new Food and Brand Lab pilot study, published in Appetite, chef-made meals can increase participation in the National School Lunch Program by 9% and overall selection and consumption of vegetables by 16%!
Most of us remember what it was like to eat hot lunch in the school cafeteria, where day after day of “mystery meat” and soupy mashed potatoes was occasionally interrupted by Taco Tuesday or Pizza Friday. For most kids, school lunch was simply a form of sustenance, something to keep them from becoming ravenously hungry during the rest of the school day.
Open a child’s lunch box and you’re likely to find that the lunches and snacks inside fall short of federal guidelines, according to new research.
MINNEAPOLIS, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Minnesota School Nutrition Association (MSNA) is urging Minnesota's Members of Congress to support the House Fiscal Year 2015 Agriculture Appropriations
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