| Source: SFGate
State lawmakers have passed a new food safety law that they wish they hadn't...
| Source: StarTribune
If low-income children can't afford a nutritious, hot lunch, the state of Minnesota should pick up the tab, the House Education Finance Committee decided Thursday...
| Source: Reuters
Consuming highly caffeinated energy drinks like Amp, Red Bull or Rockstar could be a telltale sign of other problems for high school students, according to a Canadian study.
| Source: The BG News
A Bowling Green State University dining facility will be the first dining hall on campus with a vegan and vegetarian friendly station.
Several years ago, I attended my first Legislative Action Committee (LAC) conference. This was before the 2010 reauthorization of the Child Nutrition Act, which put into place the Healthy, Hunger-...
Last month, right before our MenuDirections conference, in Charlotte, N.C., I drove down to Greenville, S.C., to visit with Eileen Staples, the foodservice director for Greenville Public Schools...
03-03-2014 | Source: AdAge
First Lady Michelle Obama has announced a new government proposal by the White House and the U.S. Department of Agriculture that would ban the marketing of sodas and unhealthy snacks in public...
03-03-2014 | Source: The Day
March 03–While selling vegetables grown on his Plainfield farm at a local farmers market a couple of years ago, Paul Desrochers watched another vendor engage in some deceptive marketing. “He was...
03-02-2014 | Source: The Valley News-Dispatch
March 02–Lunch is served in the Alle-Kiski Valley’s schools, even when students don’t have money to pay. “It is our policy to never deny a student a breakfast or lunch in the Deer Lakes School...
02-27-2014 | Source: Gizmodo
The FDA has proposed a new design for the Nutrition Facts labels that come on all the food we eat and—they’re way, way better than before. It’s the first time in 20 years that the labels have...
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