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New York and Pennsylvania provide grant funding for farm-to-school programs

Also in this week’s legislative update: Oklahoma says okay to electronic school meal applications and New Hampshire lawmakers rework a bill that would make a handful of changes to school nutrition programs.


How Clear Lake School District is serving low-sodium menu items that students enjoy

The district recently received a Healthy School Meals Incentive grant to expand the number of scratch-made, low-sodium dishes on its menu.

The first Friday in May marks School Lunch Hero Day and districts across the country are celebrating school nutrition professionals.

The final weeks of this school year have been turbulent at dozens of college campuses across the country, driven by differing views of the Israel-Hamas war.

The winners have been announced just ahead of School Lunch Hero Day.

Also in this week’s K-12 legislative update: lawmakers in Maryland and Delaware take action on bills related to universal free meals.

The summit, which is part of the USDA’s and Action for Healthy Kids’ Healthy Meals Incentives, allowed operators from small and rural districts to connect and find ways to improve their programs.

Here’s a look at the upcoming changes to the School Nutrition Standards.

The agency's food safety arm has been alerted that ground beef products possibly contaminated with E. coli have made it to market.

School-based therapy company, ProCare Therapy, ranked which states have the healthiest school meals based on five different factors, including NSLP participation and participation in farm-to-school.

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