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In Review: Top 10 FLOTUS Let’s Move! Moments

Let's Move
January 2, 2017

A list highlights ten key moments from the First Lady's initiative. (Photo: NASA HQ Photo via Flickr)


Cooking by the Numbers

United Federation of Teachers
January 5, 2017

A school in the Bronx uses food to help students learn math. (Photo: USDA via Flickr)

Children's characters may disappear from unhealthy food in Netherlands

The Guardian
December 8, 2016

The Netherlands restricts certain types of marketing to children. (Photo: Markus Bernet via Wikimedia Commons)


New Rules May Curb Classroom Cupcakes

The New York Times
December 13, 2016

District wellness committees consider what snacks to allow in schools. (Photo: USDA via Flickr)

The benefits of sugary drink taxes in America’s major cities

Healthy Food America
December 12, 2016

A study projects the impact of taxing sugary drinks in more cities. (Photo: Robert Kash via Flickr)

He grew up hungry. Now he wants to revolutionize school lunch.

The Washington Post
December 11, 2016

Rodney Taylor works to improve school food. (Photo: USDA via Flickr)

Trash to cash: Could compost be California’s next gold rush?

Think Progress
December 3, 2016

Ranchers explore the economic and environmental benefits of compost. (Photo: Elitre via Flickr)