Below are the numbers which reflect the "national average
payments," the amount of money the Federal Government provides
States for lunches, afterschool snacks and breakfasts served to
children participating in the National School Lunch and School
payments and rates adjustments for the National School Lunch and
School Breakfast Programs reflect changes in the Food Away From Home
series of the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers.
annual rate adjustment for the Special Milk Program reflects changes
in the Producer Price Index for Fluid Milk Products.
and rates are in effect from July 1 through June 30 every year.