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Childhood Nutrition Act

Lame Duck Can Do Much for Child Nutrition

Penny Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Penny Lee

If action is taken quickly by the House of Representatives to pass the Healthy Hunger Free Kids Act in the next days, we have a real opportunity to improve the access and quality of nutritious foods, and sustain the next generation of our youth.

Caitlin Flanagan is Still Wrong: New Proof of Why School Gardens Matter

Kurt Michael Friese | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Kurt Michael Friese

As well as helping children lead happier, healthier lives today, gardening helps them acquire the essential skills they need to fulfill their potential in a rapidly-changing world.

Feed Your Children Well

Dan Imhoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dan Imhoff

The cheap calorie delivery system -- funded for the past few decades through both the Farm Bill and the Child Nutrition Act -- has become a key player in the Supersizing of our kids.