legislation & regulation

Maintaining a la carte sales since the implementation of the Smart Snacks in School rule has been a challenge three out of four school FSDs have been
With having only 10 days left to approve the Iran nuclear deal and plenty of other legislation pending, Congress may not get to reauthorization of the Child Nutrition Act.
Tom Vilsack encouraged Congress to “expand on, solidify, institutionalize and strengthen” the regulations.
Hundreds of U.S. school districts have enacted layoffs and reduced hours for foodservice staff due to the National School Lunch Program, according to the School Nutrition Association.
U.S. citizens overwhelmingly support strong nutrition standards and believe school meals are healthier and on the right track because of them, according to the new survey funded by the W.K. Kellogg...
U.S. Senator Kristen Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) pledged her support of child nutrition at a local rally, announcing bipartisan legislation to expand the USDA Summer Food Service Program.
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Foodservice directors at universities, where students can account for nearly half of the employees, are taking a look at ways to cover labor costs.
After a Philadelphia councilwoman introduced a bill to cut competition with on-campus dining by enforcing restrictions on local food trucks, university students launched a petition aimed at getting...
One school-nutrition director says food manufacturers are making compliance with the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act easier by producing tasty items that meet government guidelines.
Many school cafeterias struggle to prepare fresh, healthy meals because of outdated kitchens, but the School Food Modernization Act could bring those outdated facilities up to date.

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