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1/20/20 Notice to Stakeholders: USDA Sets the Record Straight on Proposed School Meals Flexibilities USDA
8/31/20 USDA Extends Free Meals for Kids Through December 31, 2020 USDA
10/9/20 Trump Administration Extends Free Meals for Kids for Entire School Year USDA
3/9/21 USDA Extends Free Meals to Children through Summer 2021 Due to Pandemic USDA
4/14/21 Nationwide Waiver of Community Eligibility Provision Deadlines in the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs USDA
9/21/18 USDA Secretary Working to Empower Local School Leaders and Improve the School Meal Programs USDA FNS
3/26/19 School Breakfast Program: Substitution of Vegetables for Fruit USDA Food & Nutrition Services
3/11/20 Secretary Perdue Announces Proactive Flexibilities to Feed Children When Schools Close USDA Food and Nutrition Service
3/13/20 Secretary Perdue Statement on President Trump’s Address to the Nation Regarding COVID-19 USDA Food and Nutrition Service
3/18/20 USDA Working with Private Sector in Response to COVID-19 USDA Food and Nutrition Service
3/18/20 USDA Extends Comment Period on Proposed School and Summer Meal Reforms USDA Food and Nutrition Service
3/26/20 USDA Makes it Easier to Feed Kids and Those Who Need Food During the COVID-19 National Emergency USDA Food and Nutrition Service
6/12/20 USDA Ensures All Kids Can Get Free Meals This Summer as Nation Reopens USDA Food and Nutrition Service
6/25/20 USDA Provides Flexibilities to Ensure Kids Receive Meals This Fall USDA Food and Nutrition Service
6/29/20 USDA Gives Out $12.1 Million in Largest-Ever Farm to School Grant Awards USDA Food and Nutrition Service
5/2/19 School Nutrition and Meal Cost Study USDA Food and Nutrition Services
8/1/19 Offer versus Serve National School Lunch Program Posters USDA Team Nutrition
8/15/19 Team Nutrition Back-to-School Resources USDA Team Nutrition
3/27/19 Income Eligibility Guidelines for SY 2019-20 Announced USDA via School Nutrition Association
12/10/20 New Mexico district to provide meals for holiday break Valencia County News-Bulletin
11/20/19 How to lure hungry students? Schools learn from malls Valliant News
9/13/18 Good breakfast equals good grades Voice of America
4/20/20 The scramble to feed the kids left hungry by the coronavirus crisis Vox
8/15/19 Did Someone Say Lunch?: The Importance Of Longer School Lunch, A VOX ATL Teen’s View WABE/GA Public Radio
12/10/19 It's long past time to give every child free lunch at school Washington Post
4/16/20 Schools struggle to safely get free meals to needy students Washington Post
9/7/20 After backlash, USDA agrees to extend free-meal program for children Washington Post
4/18/19 One-hour lunch break leads to improved grades WBRC-TV
1/20/20 Bill Aims To Have More Students Eating School Breakfasts WBZ-TV
2/17/20 DeRusha Eats: School Lunches At Prior Lake-Savage Schools WCCO CBS Minnesota
12/13/18 Teachers deliver food to students on snow days WCYB-TV
12/12/18 School cafeterias continue to serve students on snow days WDBJ-TV
12/20/18 New program in WI teaches kids about nutrition and culinary education WEAU-TV
11/8/18 'Talking Bananas' spread positive messages at Virginia Beach school WEVC-TV
9/25/19 Debate grows over chocolate milk in schools: Many fear a ban would hurt kids' health, economy WHAM-TV
3/12/19 Palates changing in school cafeterias Wicked Local
3/19/19 Education officials welcome governor's proposal to fully fund school breakfast Wisconsin Public Radio
9/25/19 What Happened To School Lunch 'Hour'? Today, It Clocks In Closer To 20 Minutes Wisconsin Public Radio
3/4/21 School Meals Have Been Free To All Students During The Pandemic. Some Want To See That Continue Past COVID-19 Wisconsin Public Radio
6/14/19 New act would allow schools to serve whole, 2% milk WJAC-TV
12/8/20 Grocery kits are the 'secret sauce' to feed kids WJLA-TV
8/1/19 District provides students regular meals while resolving lunch debt with families WKOW-TV
6/18/19 Study: Children More Likely To Gain Weight During Summer Months WLNY-TV
10/1/20 Asheville City Schools open up additional drive-thru meal sites WLOS-TV
9/9/20 Wisconsin district takes extra safety measures during lunchtime WMTV
2/5/19 Mid-Michigan community feeds children in need during week off school WNEM-TV
12/13/20 Schools as community partners WRAL-TV
3/16/21 Local officials, parents fight to keep cost-free meals coming for kids WRDW
1/20/20 More Pizza And Fries? USDA Proposes To 'Simplify' Obama-Era School Lunch Rules WUSF-FM
4/18/19 School cooks help students with difficult home lives thrive WVAH-TV

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