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Last Modified: 01/13/2014
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07/21/2014 USDA Releases Request for Applications for Unprocessed Fruit and Vegetable Pilot
06/26/2014 USDA Provides Grants to Help States Cut Down on SNAP Benefit Trafficking
05/27/2014 USDA Launches New Resources at ChooseMyPlate.gov to Help Cost-Conscious Consumers Make Healthier Food Choices
04/18/2014 USDA Awards Grants for New School Food Service Equipment to Help Schools Dish Up Healthy Meals
03/27/2014 Agriculture Secretary Visits Chicago School to Help Increase Access to the Summer Meal Program in Illinois
03/20/2014 USDA Demonstration Projects Will Provide Funding To Fight Hunger, Nourish Families
02/19/2014 USDA Announces Fiscal Year 2015 Farm to School Grants to Continue Efforts to Increase Local Foods in Eligible Schools
12/05/2013 Study Shows Strong Nutrition Education Can Lead to Healthier Food Choices by Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Recipients
03/07/2012 USDA Announces Investments in Nutrition Education for Native American Families
02/06/2012 USDA Announces Latest Actions to Combat Fraud and Enhance SNAP Program Integrity
01/25/2012 USDA Unveils Historic Improvements to Meals Served in America’s Schools
09/15/2011 USDA Launches Student Video Contest to Highlight the Importance of Ending Childhood Hunger
07/24/2011 Agriculture Secretary Joins the National Council of La Raza to Highlight Improvements to the Nutritional Health of Hispanics in Communities across the Country
05/02/2011 USDA Introduces Online Tool for Locating 'Food Deserts'
04/29/2011 El USDA se Une a Socios Nacionales para Resaltar Nuevas Iniciativas para Combatir el Hambre
04/26/2011 New USDA Rule Encourages the Purchase of Local Agricultural Products for Critical Nutrition Assistance Programs
02/23/2011 USDA Announces New Initiatives to End Hunger in America
02/09/2011 New Public Ads Launch to coincide with One Year Anniversary of First Lady Michelle Obama's Let's Move! Initiative to Combat Childhood Obesity
02/04/2011 NFL Commissioner Goodell to Join Leading Authorities in Historic Private-Public Pledge to Fight Childhood Obesity and Highlight Fuel up to Play 60
01/31/2011 USDA and HHS Announce New Dietary Guidelines to Help Americans Make Healthier Food Choices and Confront Obesity Epidemic
12/07/2010 USDA Highlights New Sesame Workshop Multimedia Outreach Initiative to Improve Child Nutrition
08/19/2010 USDA Selects Massachusetts to Test Ground-Breaking Nutrition Pilot Program