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USDA New School Lunch Standards Announced By First Lady Michelle Obama & Rachael Ray & Vilsack

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The USDA new school lunch standards were announced yesterday by First Lady Michelle Obama, celebrity chef Rachael Ray, and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack at the Parklawn elementary school in Alexandra, VA, thus making the days of square pizzas and beef burritos in school cafeterias numbered. First lady Michelle Obama and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced …

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Green School How to Make Your School a Green School

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Green school how to make your school a green school, and in these times the green movement must go beyond our homes. It has entered the realm of education, and administrators and school officials are looking for ways to go green in their schools. Here are some strategies for a green school. 1. Start a …

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Republicans Punish Needy Women, Children and Poor With FDA – USDA Budget Cuts

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The Republicans are again trying to punish the poor and needy, including children with proposed cuts to spending for the Department of Agriculture and the Food and Drug Administration which the House of Representatives passed Tuesday. U.S. Rep. George Miller, the senior Democrat on the Education and the Workforce Committee, issued a statement after the …

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How To Get Better Grades Does a Healthy Lunchbox Mean Better Grades at School?

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Can a healthy lunchbox be the key of how to get better grades? The role of nutrition in children’s health is becoming better known, but some people are still new to the concept of nutrition’s effect on the brain. Good nutrition is essential to the proper development and growth of children’s brains. Thus, what you …

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Green School Supplies Going Green Back to School

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Green school supplies going green back to school, and going back to school means hitting the retail stores and stocking up on all kinds of stuff, right? Well, maybe it means that for some, but the eco-conscious are looking for ways to go green when they get ready to go back to school. 1. The …

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USDA Announces Critical Upgrades to Nutritional Standards for School Meals

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USDA Unveils Critical Upgrades to Nutritional Standards for School Meals Proposed Changes Will Improve the Health and Wellbeing of Children Nationwide and Help Address Childhood Obesity Crisis WASHINGTON, D.C. Jan. 13, 2010 —The USDA announced critical upgrades to nutritional standards for school meals, as we at Green Planet Ethics learned Thursday, July 13th, 2011, that …

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