SNA Requests Meeting with First Lady, USDA

With new standards set to take effect July 1, the School Nutrition Association looks for face-to-face meeting in fight for added flexibility.

With the clock ticking on new standards set to take effect July 1, the School Nutrition Association this morning sent a letter to First Lady Michelle Obama and Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack requesting a meeting to discuss challenges under the new nutrition standards for school meals. It outlines SNA’s specific requests of USDA and Congress and is signed by 20 school foodservice directors from across the country.

The letter says SNA and its members “have been proud t

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