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2013-09-11 23:03:59

Initiative aims to add 4.5 million meals for low-income Minnesota children. (PRWEB) September 11, 2013 Hunger-Free Minnesota announced today that it is accepting applications for grants that will fund the start or expansion of after-school meal programs. The grants are intended to help organizations use the federally funded After-School Meal Program, part of the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). A fund of $100,000 has been established to provide the financial resources for grants...

2013-08-02 23:00:35

HUMAN Healthy Vending has launched the first website dedicated to the USDA's new "Smart Snacks in School" rules, which affect all schools participating in the National School Lunch Program. SmartSnacksInSchool.com (http://www.smartsnacksinschool.com) will be the ultimate resource for schools, nutrition professionals, parents, students and anyone interested in school nutrition. Los Angeles, Calif. (PRWEB) August 02, 2013 HUMAN Healthy Vending (http://www.healthyvending.com),...

2013-07-15 23:16:36

Introducing Epicure Digital MyPlate Menu Boards; Epicure Digital Go, Slow, Whoa Menu Boards; and Epicure Digital MyPlate Dry Erase Menu Boards at the SNA K-12 School Nutrition Conference in Kansas City Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) July 15, 2013 Epicure Digital, a leader in digital menu boards, presents at the ANC 2013 School Nutrition Association (SNA) National Conference, Kansas City, MO, July 15-17, 2013, Booth #2436, the Epicure Digital MyPlate Menu Boards; Epicure Digital Go, Slow, Whoa...

2013-07-15 23:16:20

Cranberries’ versatility and health benefits showcased at School Nutrition Industry’s Annual National Conference. Wareham, MA (PRWEB) July 15, 2013 U.S. Cranberry representatives today announced the release of a new cranberry nutritional toolkit that will be distributed at the School Nutrition Association’s (SNA) national conference in Kansas City, Missouri July 14th through the 17th. Nearly 6,500 school nutrition professionals are expected to be in attendance at the conference to...

Whole Milk And Less Of It Better For Children, Says Study
2013-07-03 09:59:06

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) suggestions that children drink at least three cups of milk each day, and that low-fat or fat-free versions of the beverage are the healthier, are being challenged by a pair of Harvard Medical School experts. In the July 1 edition of the journal JAMA Pediatrics, authors David S. Ludwig and Walter C. Willett of the Boston-based institution explain that their research "questions the scientific...

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