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OBAMA SCHOOL FOOD CONTROL STARTS JULY 1: FRUITS, VEGIES, NUTS, NO BAKE SALES

Fox: “School leaders are getting ready for a big change in school food service. The USDA’s Smart Snacks in School rules go into effect July 1, 2014. 160 more words

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BIG FAT LIES FROM MICHELLE MY BUTT: FOOD FOR THOUGHT

WS: “When Michelle Obama celebrated the fourth anniversary of “Let’s Move,” her White House initiative on fitness and healthy eating, she cited a recent study by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) showing a remarkable 43 percent drop in obesity rates among children ages 2-5. 135 more words

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Improving School Lunch Programs

A new study by Harvard University suggests that recent changes to the federal school lunch program are having a measurable impact, increasing children’s consumption of fruits by 23 percent and vegetables by 16.2 percent in the four low-income urban schools that were the focus of the study. 206 more words

Genetically Modified Organisms: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Concerned Parent: “Until they know for certain it won’t harm our children, they shouldn’t use them as guinea-pigs to save money and test their genetic experiments on human children.” 1,082 more words

Sweet irony

I don’t get into politics that much here, but it’s not off-limits for me, either. I’m a proud member of what Paul Ryan refers to as “the Left” and I can’t resist the urge to take a whack at him for his… 235 more words

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Pretty Water Public Schools, Keystone Food Service Team Up to Offer New Meal Options This School Year

Students at Pretty Water Public Schools will have fresher, healthier meal options this school year, thanks to the school district’s newly announced partnership with Keystone Foodservice. 441 more words