USDA Awards over $70 Million in Grants, Increases Access to Local, Healthy Foods for Kids | USDA

https://www.usda.gov/media/press-releases/2022/07/25/usda-awards-over-70-million-grants-increases-access-local-healthy

“The expansion of Farm to School is more important than ever for our kids,” said Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack. “When schools and local producers work together, children benefit from higher-quality foods on their plates and program operators have stable sources for the products they need.” Vilsack added farm to school is an investment in the next generation and one of many ways the department is advancing nutrition security – the consistent, equitable access to healthy and affordable foods that promote well-being.

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