TITLE

Following dietary guidelines

AUTHOR(S)
Pearl, Anita R.
PUB. DATE
February 2002
SOURCE
FoodService Director;2/15/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that school food service directors in the U.S. are actively implementing the United States Department of Agriculture's dietary guidelines on healthy meals. Emphasis on moderation and variety; Reason for the absence of low-calorie or low-fat menu items; Examples of strategies used by schools to promote healthy meals.
ACCESSION #
6329729

 

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