USDA report tabulates farm-to-school progress

USDA report tabulates farm-to-school progress

In all, 221 grants have affected meal programs at 12,300 schools.

A new report from the USDA shows that the department’s Farm to School Grant Program, established and funded through the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act, has helped 12,300 schools improve their meal options with local ingredients, affecting 6.9 million students, while expanding market opportunities for farmers and ranchers in their communities.

USDA has awarded 221 grants in 4

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