Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS

Cheers and jeers

December 29, 2012
The Leader Herald

CHEERS - To backing off. The federal government is getting rid of some of the strict caloric limits placed on school meals earlier this year. The guidelines, set by the U.S. Department of Agriculture in accordance with the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010, set daily and weekly limits on grains and meats, but some school districts complained the guidelines were leaving kids hungry at the end of the day. U.S. Rep. Bill Owens said dietitians think the revised rules still will meet the goal of providing healthier meals for children.



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web