SCHOOL BATTLE CONTINUES: Child nutrition allies fight for meal eligibility increase

February 2004
FoodService Director;2/15/2004, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p16
Trade Publication
Reports on the efforts of school foodservice professionals to pressure the U.S. Congress to liberalize eligibility requirements for school meal programs during the 2004-2005 school year. Call of the American Food Service Association for efforts to support the proposals; Focus of the federal government on the enforcement of the current standards; Preliminary results of the U.S. Department of Agriculture studies into school lunch eligibility verification procedures.


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