TITLE

As Economy Falters, Meal Counts Rise

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
FoodService Director;1/15/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports an increase in the number of students participating in school meal programs in the U.S., according to a report released by the School Nutrition Association. The survey analyzed data from 137 school districts across the country. The survey found that overall meal participation this year is higher than in the 2007-2008 school year, with 60% of districts surveyed reporting lunch program increases and 69% seeing boosts in breakfast participation.
ACCESSION #
36236452

 

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