AUSTIN (KXAN) – Texas’ agriculture chief, who also oversees the state’s school nutrition programs, announced a school nutrition policy revamp Thursday intended to combat childhood obesity and cut down on food waste. 608 more words
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VAN, Texas (KXAN) — Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller walked slowly beside home-sized piles of debris stacked next to several streets in Van, Texas, this week. 732 more words
Did you guys see the news out of Texas the other day? As it turns out, Texas’ Agriculture Commissioner, Mr. Sid Miller, is proposing a modification of the Texas Agriculture Code in order to enable public schools to remove restrictions on deep fat frying, sell carbonated drinks (1) and generally insult common sense and any pretense of caring about the health of children (2). 952 more words
Dear Jesus in Central Oregon,
We haven’t learned to pray.
And every fence post I kneel to boasts America’s everlasting freedom.
We took our own portrait, 108 more words
Sid Miller is becoming rapidly the most talked-about Texas agriculture commissioner since, oh, perhaps Jim Hightower.
That’s really saying something.
Hightower used to make reporters laugh out loud with his jokes and quips when he led the TDA in the late 1980s. 286 more words
AUSTIN (KXAN) — Proposed Texas Department of Agriculture rules could nix state-level restrictions on deep fat frying and the sale of certain carbonated drinks in Texas schools, according to an agency proposal. 641 more words