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USDA Helps Schools Connect with Local Farmers and Ranchers

USDA News Release
November 17, 2015

The USDA's 2016 Farm to School Grant Program funds 74 projects in 39 states.  

Voices of the Food Chain

Food Chain Workers Alliance and Real Food Media
November 19, 2015

An oral history project documents the experiences of food workers.

It’s Time to Fix Our School Lunch Problem

November 18, 2015

Food Policy Action scores lawmakers on food issues, including child nutrition .

Inside School Food: "A Taste of Hope"

Heritage Radio Network
October 19, 2015

Tribal communities work to bring buffalo into the classroom and lunchroom.

The importance of healthy meals for our nation’s children

The Hill
October 27, 2015

Chefs Tom Colicchio and Emily Luchetti advocate for a strong Child Nutrition Reauthorization. (Photo: Food Policy Action

The United Nations of Young Farmers

Slow Food
October 7, 2015

2,500 young farmers and producers from around the world gather for Terra Madre Giovani.

Your Guide to Child Nutrition Reauthorization

Heritage Radio Network
September 17, 2015

The Eating Matters podcast hosts a roundtable on school food policy.