The Trump administration has relaxed school lunch nutrition rules — here’s what kids can now eat
|01/10/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
More sugary chocolate milk, fewer whole grains, and around 300 extra milligrams of salt — these are just some of the ways the Trump Administration has relaxed school-lunch nutrition rules put in place during the Obama Administration.
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, who heads the US Department of Agriculture (the agency that sets school meal rules), has argued that the healthier meals fed to kids since 2012 have led some picky eaters to refuse more of the food offered at school.
“It doesn’t do any good to serve nutritious meals if they wind up in the trash can,” Perdue said read more >>>