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PPS Harvest of the Month Program

Last school year in May, PPS piloted a Harvest of the Month Program in school cafeterias to increase student awareness of seasonal produce, link garden education to the lunchroom, educate students about the nutritional value of harvest of the month, nudge students towards healthier choices in the lunchroom, and expose students to new, healthy recipes through school meals. 187 more words

Child Nutrition

Entitlement to Free School Meals

A message from CCBC-

Many children within Caerphilly CBC are already eating free school meals, but there are some who are not, even though their parents/carers may be eligible. 370 more words

Communication

Entitlement to Free School Meals

A message from CCBC-

Many children within Caerphilly CBC are already eating free school meals, but there are some who are not, even though their parents/carers may be eligible. 370 more words

Communication

Whole Fruit versus Fruit Juice

If given the opportunity, children can easily drink a lot of juice because juice tastes good. However, over consumption of juice can pose some health risks to children. 309 more words

Child Nutrition

Thoughts of Mayors and Medals

I thought it was time for more from the junk box. We’ve covered coronation medals and other commemoratives so here is something a bit different. 337 more words

Author Q&A with Andrew Ruis, Eating to Learn, Learning to Eat: The Origins of School Lunch in the United States

School food is often framed as a “food fight” between a host of contenders: federal and state governments, policy advocates, public health officials, the food industry, teachers, parents, and children themselves. 2,570 more words

Food History

School Lunches

Caerphilly County Borough Council has asked us to remind you that school meals should be paid for in advance.  Your co-operation in sending the money on the correct day would be appreciated.  110 more words

School Meals