Tag Archives: school lunch

USDA publishes final rule for school meals

On December 6, U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue empowered local schools with additional options to serve healthy and appealing meals. A final rule on school meal flexibilities, to be published later this month in the Federal Register, increases local flexibility … Continue reading

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U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem: Concerns over school lunch rules continue to grow

Source: Office of U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem (South Dakota) expressed continued concern October 16 after the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released an updated study showing National School Lunch Program participation declined by 1.4 million children — or 4.5 … Continue reading

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MSBA at the Capitol — MSBA advocates for its No. 1 priority: an increase to basic funding formula

MSBA’s Denise Dittrich and more than a dozen school officials testified Wednesday in support of two separate bills proposing a boost in education spending for Minnesota public school students. Sen. John Hoffman’s MSBA-drafted SF 163 and Sen. Greg Clausen’s SF … Continue reading

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