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Last Published: 09/16/2013
Date Title
11/17/2015 USDA Helps Schools Connect with Local Farmers and Ranchers
10/26/2015 Secretary Vilsack Announces Additional Progress in Addressing Childhood Hunger, Applauds Pediatricians for their Commitment
10/20/2015 New USDA Data Show Growing Farm to School Efforts Help to Reduce Plate Waste, Increase Student Participation in Healthier School Meals Program
10/15/2015 USDA Announces Expanded Training and Technical Assistance for School Meals through its Team Up for School Nutrition Success Training Initiative
09/11/2015 New Report Shows Farm to School Grants Have Increased Likelihood that 6.9 Million Kids Will Eat More Healthy Food at School, Created New Local Market Opportunities for Farmers
09/08/2015 Secretary Tom Vilsack Joins Key Leaders from American Academy of Pediatrics and Pew Charitable Trusts to Call on Congress to Reauthorize Strong Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act
09/08/2015 Transcript - National Press Club Newsmaker News Conference on National Child Nutrition Strategy
09/08/2015 USDA Awards $8 Million to Support Healthier Foods in Schools and Child Care Centers
08/17/2015 USDA Continues to Support and Help Schools Serve Healthier Meals Heading into the 2015 School Year
05/06/2015 Statement from Secretary Vilsack on New Data Showing the Vast Majority of Schools Now Meet the Updated Meals Standards
05/04/2015 USDA Announces Progress in Reducing Improper Payments in School Meals
03/09/2015 USDA Announces Nationwide Expansion of Team Up for School Nutrition Success Initiative
03/06/2015 USDA Awards Grants to Support Schools Serving Healthier Meals and Snacks
03/04/2015 Good News for Parents: New Study Shows Kids Eating More Healthy Food at School, Throwing Less Food Away
03/02/2015 USDA Launches Initiative to Develop New Solutions to End Child Hunger