Archived Press Releases

09/17/2014

Deadline Approaching for SNAP Retailers to Pay EBT Equipment Costs, as Required by the Farm Bill

08/25/2014

USDA Announces $200 Million to Promote Innovation in SNAP Employment and Training Programs

08/21/2014

USDA Helps Schools Make Lunchrooms "Smarter" as Students Head Back to Class

08/05/2014

SNAP Benefits Now Used to Purchase Local Food Directly from Farmers in More than 5,000 Locations

08/04/2014

USDA Seeks Public Input to Increase Transparency of SNAP Retailer Data

07/21/2014

USDA Releases Request for Applications for Unprocessed Fruit and Vegetable Pilot

07/09/2014

USDA Announces $34 Million for Technology Improvements in WIC

06/26/2014

USDA Provides Grants to Help States Cut Down on SNAP Benefit Trafficking

06/18/2014

Support for Healthy Meals Standards Continues to Grow

05/27/2014

USDA Launches New Resources at ChooseMyPlate.gov to Help Cost-Conscious Consumers Make Healthier Food Choices

05/20/2014

USDA Announces School Meal Flexibility for Upcoming School Year

05/20/2014

FACT SHEET: Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act School Meals Implementation

04/23/2014

USDA Announces Grants to Support State Breastfeeding Programs

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

03/25/2014

SNAP Integrity Efforts Reduce Fraud

03/20/2014

USDA Demonstration Projects Will Provide Funding To Fight Hunger, Nourish Families

03/12/2014

USDA Announces Support for Smarter Lunchrooms

02/28/2014

USDA Finalizes Changes to the WIC Program, Expanding Access to Healthy Fruits and Vegetables, Whole Grains, and Low-Fat Dairy for Women, Infants, and Children

02/19/2014

USDA Announces Fiscal Year 2015 Farm to School Grants to Continue Efforts to Increase Local Foods in Eligible Schools