USDA Permanently Rescinds Grain and Protein Restrictions

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has published a new rule that permanently eliminates overly restrictive weekly limits on the grains and proteins served with school meals.

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has published a new rule that permanently eliminates overly restrictive weekly limits on the grains and proteins served with school meals. Securing this reprieve was a primary focus of the School Nutrition Association's 2013 advocacy efforts following negative impacts of weekly limits on meal planning and student participation.

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