Archived Press Releases

04/24/2013

New Research Shows Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Supports Healthy Diet Choices among Participants

04/18/2013

Agriculture Secretary Visits San Diego Summer Meals Site; Calls on Communities to Help Ensure Children Have Access to Healthy Food Year Round

04/12/2013

USDA Calls on Communities to Help Fill the Summer Meal Gap; Ensure Children Have Access to Healthy Food Year Round

04/03/2013

USDA Partners with More States to Boost Program Integrity; Protect Taxpayer Investment

03/28/2013

SNAP Nutrition Education Grants Program Streamlined, Will Focus on Critical Problem of Obesity

03/28/2013

Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Outlines USDA Efforts to Raise a Healthier Generation of Americans; Highlights Efforts to Increase Access to Affordable and Healthy Food

03/20/2013

USDA Announces New Partnership with States to Strengthen Integrity of Nation’s Most Vital Nutrition Assistance Program

03/14/2013

Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Outlines USDA Efforts to Raise a Healthier Generation of Americans; Affirms Need for Generational Change

03/04/2013

USDA Kicks Off National Nutrition Month by Highlighting Breakfast

02/21/2013

USDA Announces Additional Steps to Reduce Fraud and Misuse in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

02/06/2013

USDA Announces Request for Applications for FY 2014 Farm to School Grants

02/01/2013

USDA Proposes Standards to Provide Healthy Food Options in Schools

01/26/2013

USDA Announces Latest Actions to Enhance Integrity in America’s Most Critical Nutrition Assistance Program

11/05/2012

USDA Offers Food Assistance to Those Affected by Hurricane Sandy

09/14/2012

USDA Announces Grants to Support Schools in Meeting New School Meal Requirements

08/23/2012

USDA Awards Grants to Boost Children’s Access to Healthy School Meals

08/09/2012

USDA Unveils New Aggressive Tactics to Counter Fraud and Enhance SNAP Program Integrity

07/16/2012

USDA Exceeds First Lady's HealthierUS School Challenge Goal

06/29/2012

USDA Recognizes States for Exceptional Nutrition Assistance Service

06/08/2012

USDA and Partners Nationwide Team to Feed Children during Summer Meal Gap