The Brighton Report – February 26

The Brighton Report is Brighton Training Group’s weekly news show. It’s a fast paced run down of the three most notable news stories of the week in child nutrition, school nutrition, CACFP, SFSP and other child nutrition programs. Text Version of The Brighton Report:  The NFL scores another victory for child nutrition The USDA introduces new programs to reduce food …

Child Nutrition & School Nutrition News Stories – Week of Feb 22

1. Report: Fixing Food: Fresh Solutions from Five U.S. Cities The Union of Concerned Scientists has released a report, which presents case studies of programs from five U.S. cities that are helping residents grow and sell healthy food, training the next generation of farmers, and bringing healthy food to places where people gather. Read Fixing Food here. 2. Low fat …

The Brighton Report – February 19

The Brighton Report is Brighton Training Group’s weekly news show. It’s a fast paced run down of the three most notable news stories of the week in child nutrition, school nutrition, CACFP, SFSP and other child nutrition programs. Text Version of The Brighton Report:  President Obama asks Congress for more funds to feed low-income kids during the summer New dietary …

Senate Child Nutrition Reauthorization Bill Released

The U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition & Forestry has released the Improving Child Nutrition Integrity and Access Act of 2016, legislation to reauthorize the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act. Next it goes to the Senate floor for a debate and a vote.