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Press Releases

Last Published: 09/16/2013
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03/04/2015 Good News for Parents: New Study Shows Kids Eating More Healthy Food at School, Throwing Less Food Away
06/15/2011 Illinois, Kentucky and Tennessee to Expand Access to School Meals for Children in Need
12/09/2014 More Than Half of High-Poverty Schools Now Offer Free Meals to all Students
10/05/2011 National School Lunch Week
04/26/2011 New USDA Rule Encourages the Purchase of Local Agricultural Products for Critical Nutrition Assistance Programs
01/13/2011 Obama Administration Officials and Nutrition Advocates Reaffirm Commitment to Improve the Health and Nutrition of Kids Nationwide
01/14/2010 Secretary Vilsack Announces $25 Million for New School Food Service Equipment To Help Schools Improve the Quality of Meals
02/14/2011 Statement from Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack on the Proposed FY 2012 Budget
05/06/2015 Statement from Secretary Vilsack on New Data Showing the Vast Majority of Schools Now Meet the Updated Meals Standards
06/08/2012 USDA and Partners Nationwide Team to Feed Children during Summer Meal Gap
08/25/2014 USDA Announces $200 Million to Promote Innovation in SNAP Employment and Training Programs
04/14/2011 USDA Announces Award of the Center of Excellence for Food Safety Research in Child Nutrition Programs to Kansas State University
09/13/2011 USDA Announces Grants to Improve the Health and Future of America's Children
09/14/2012 USDA Announces Grants to Support Schools in Meeting New School Meal Requirements
02/27/2015 USDA Announces Grants to Support Updated Professional Standards in School Nutrition Programs