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New ERS Report 05/16/12
  Roundtable call with Under Secretary Kevin Concannon on New ERS Report that Examines Whether Healthy Foods Are Really More Expensive.
 
 
Farmers Market EBT Grants 05/09/12
  Roundtable call with Deputy Secretary Merrigan on Farmers Market EBT.
 
 
Summer Food Service Program 02/21/12
  Under Secretary Kevin Concannon held a roundtable discussion with members of the news media on the Summer Food Service Program that helps provide meals to needy children during the summer months.

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Household Food Security in the United States in 2010 09/07/11
  Under Secretary Kevin Concannon announced the results of USDA's Household Food Security in the United States, 2010 report that found that the percentage of very low food security declined from 5.7 percent of households in 2009 to 5.4 percent in 2010.
 
 

Emergency Food Assistance

 
  Susan Carter and FNCS Under Secretary Kevin Concannon --
Having access to emergency food assistance can be a true life saver when disaster strikes. D-SNAP story features Richard Dobbs, Tennessee SNAP Policy Director, Mary Lois Monroe, Alabama Food Assistance Director, and John Davis, Mississippi SNAP Director.
 
 

SNAP Integrity

06/16/11
  Susan Carter and FNCS Under Secretary Kevin Concannon --
FNS and partners host media roundtable discussing the improvements in SNAP integrity.
 
 

Summer Food Service Program

06/07/11
  Susan Carter and FNCS Under Secretary Kevin Concannon --
FNS and partners host media roundtable to promote USDA’s Summer Food Service Program.
 
 

Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program

 
  Susan Carter and FNCS Under Secretary Kevin Concannon --
USDA’s Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program which provides in excess of $150 million to all states, provides more than healthy eats.
 
 

Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program

 
 

Susan Carter and FNCS Under Secretary Kevin Concannon--
USDA's expansion of the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program provides free fresh fruits and vegetables to children throughout the school day.

 



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