TITLE

RIDDING SCHOOLS OF JUNK FOOD

AUTHOR(S)
SIMON, MICHELE
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
AMASS;Jun2013, Vol. 17 Issue 48, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the comments on the presence of fast food, soft drink and junk food in schools. The author states that the intention of the U.S. Congress to subsidized school lunch and breakfast programs is to ensure that schoolchildren are well-nourished, but maintaining competitive food in schools undermines the programs financially. The author calls the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to assist and provide resource to help schools that would like to eliminate competitive foods.
ACCESSION #
91690560

 

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