October is National Farm to School Month

October is National Farm to School Month

What is Farm to School? In 2010, the same year they signed the Healthy Hunger Free Kids Act, Congress also issued a mandate to create a Farm to School Program within the USDA. From 2013-15, the USDA allocated $78 million in grants to support programs that integrate...

School Lunch is Free. For Everybody.

Until the start of this school year, less than a third of NYC public schools offered free lunch to all students. Now, thanks to more intensive tracking of student backgrounds, the city has discovered that it qualifies for a federal program that funds school lunches....
Plant-Based Diets: Beans Before Beef

Plant-Based Diets: Beans Before Beef

Do you ever wonder if individual dietary choices make a difference? New research by Helen Harwatt indicates that just switching out beans for beef in the American diet could bring us close to meeting the Greenhouse Gas reduction goals set for 2020 by President...

USDA Undermines School Nutrition

We’ve already written about the need for Universal Free School Lunch, but an equally urgent (and oft-overlooked) issue is the need for those lunches to be NUTRITIOUS. Our schools are growing young hearts and minds, and adequate nourishment is an indispensable...
Universal Free School Lunch: The Time is Now.

Universal Free School Lunch: The Time is Now.

Advocate Jennifer Ramo of New Mexico Appleseed had a very straightforward approach to the question of whether any student should be denied school lunch. “Feed these children first and then let the grown ups sort out the finances,”¬†Ramo stated in an...

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An on-site dinner party is an awesome way to spend time together with family and friends. Enjoy a fun evening while showing off your inner chef skills.

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