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Several state-level wins highlight the key role that state policy can play in ensuring that kids have access to healthy, affordable, and local foods.
The Food and Nutrition Education in Schools Act has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives. FoodCorps applauds this leadership.
In Michigan, service members, local farmers, legislators and a school chef are teaming up to get kids excited about healthy, local foods.