Schools Rethink Meal-Debt Policies That Humiliate KidsTeachers across the country have joined a chorus of outrage against lunchroom practices that can humiliate children as public school districts rethink how they cope with unpaid student lunch debts.
Trump Names Georgia's Perdue As Agriculture SecretaryPresident-elect Donald Trump has nominated Sonny Perdue to lead the Agriculture Department.
Smithfield Recalls 38,000 Pounds Of Sausage Smithfield Packing Co. is recalling about 38,000 pounds of pork sausage that may contain small pieces of plastic, likely from gloves.
USDA Begins Tweeting Food Recall AlertsAnyone with a Twitter account can now be among the first to know about food recalls with a new service the Department of Agriculture is rolling out.
School Lunches To Have More Veggies, Whole GrainsThe first major nutritional overhaul of school meals in more than 15 years means most offerings, including popular pizza, will come with less sodium and more whole grains.