By the end of its first year, the National School Lunch Program
Since 1969 the sixfold increase in the number of students receiving free and reduced-price lunches has been the driving force behind the growth in USDA's National School Lunch Program
When irradiated ground beef was approved for the National School Lunch Program
(which feeds 27 million children annually), where it does not have to be labeled, these health risks became even more worrisome.
More than 25 million children each day get their lunches through the National School Lunch Program
Buchanan deliberately went after and won contracts with the Defense Commissary Agency and the national school lunch program
The National School Lunch Program
serves more than 26 million meals a day, in 95 percent of the nation's public schools.
Undersecretary Haas says, "The School Meals Initiative for Healthy Children has already led to the most widespread changes in school meals since the National School Lunch Program
began in 1946.
Senator Patrick Leahy of Vermont is promoting a bill that would add a mandatory percentage of organic produce to the national school lunch program
The new meals fall below federal nutritional standards; therefore, any school serving only McDonald's lunches gets kicked out of the federal government's National School Lunch Program
Department of Agriculture (USDA) National School Lunch Program
and School Breakfast Program.
has introduced legislation that would require the White House and USDA to abide by the same nutritional standards as those for the National School Lunch Program
(NSLP) "for any official meal and require USDA cafeterias and White House cafeterias to abide by these new standards as well," according to a statement.