TITLE

What turns breakfast on

PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
FoodService Director;11/15/98, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on recent executive summary indicating that United States' low-income elementary school students are significantly more likely to eat breakfast when the School Breakfast Program is available to them.
ACCESSION #
1322423

 

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