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Flexibility for School Lunch Regulations Announced

" Chairman Roberts and Secretary Perdue have announced National School Lunch Program regulatory flexibility. The flexibility relates to postponement of sodium targets, flexibility regarding serving non-whole grain rich products, and an allowance for 1 percent milkfat flavored milk to be served. Specific details regarding implementation will be provided by the Texas Department of Agriculture at a later date.
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Sen. Pat Roberts, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, and  U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue have announced National School Lunch Program regulatory flexibility. The flexibility relates to the postponement of sodium targets, flexibility regarding serving of non-whole grain rich products, and allowance for 1 percent milkfat flavored milk to be served. Specific details regarding implementation will be provided by the Texas Department of Agriculture at a later date. Click here for the press release.

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