Gov. used executive order to direct $1 million in unspent federal funds for weekend meals.
High free and reduced rate makes implementing change difficult.
Meal delivery program emphasis is on providing healthy meals.
Award was presented at 2012 national conference in Miami.
Study used a public health approach to change nutrition environments and policies over a three-year period.
Cranberries must be sweetened, says industry.
Competition held during annual conference in Miami.
Recycling program hopes to reduce some of the $100,000 yearly hauling costs.
Location will offer bulk candy, homemade fudge and flavored popcorn.
Many districts have already complied with proposed regulations.
It’s hypocritical to take government money and then suggest, as one school official did, that the government should not expect accountability.
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A growing body of medical experts and researchers are saying childhood nutrition affects adult income earning potential.
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A recent survey of its members by the School Nutrition Association revealed that many operators are facing moderate to serious challenges in meeting the stricter nutritional requirements set by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
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