school lunches

8:00 pm
Thu August 15, 2013

School Lunches: What’s on the plate and where did it come from?


In 2010, Congress passed a law that made major changes to school lunches. The Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act mandated that each meal include a serving of vegetables. It also increased the serving size so that meat made up a smaller portion of the plate and vegetables a larger one.

Schools across the high plains are addressing that requirement in different ways. 

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