Ranking Member Boozman Statement on USDA’s School Meals Rule Announcement | The United States Senate Committee On Agriculture, Nutrition & Forestry

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02.04.22

WASHINGTON—U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR), rating member of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Vitamin, and Forestry, issued The subsequent assertion Regarding the Transitional Requirements for Milk, Complete Grains and Sodium rule introduced by Usa Division of Agriculture (USDA).

“The nutrition professionals in our schools do an unimaginable job, however even in An best world state of affairs they typically wrestle to get college students to eat meals based mostly off these restrictive standards. Now think about the immense current chain wrestles that schools presently face and think about how this rule will dramatically enhance these challenges. The underside line is it’s The incorrect time To purpose to strain schools to Adjust to stricter nutrition standards. USDA Should know The exact-world influence this choice has on our schools and administer any modifications in A great method.”  



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