Tuesday, 08 March 2011 04:25
Highlights the Role of School Breakfast Programs in Building a Foundation for American Competiveness
WASHINGTON, March 7, 2011 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today marked National School Breakfast Week (March 7-12) by emphasizing the administration's commitment to provide schoolchildren with healthy, well-balanced meals to prepare them for a productive school day. Working with First Lady Michelle Obama's Let's Move! initiative, USDA is enhancing programs that will help to raise a healthier generation of students who will enter the classroom ready to concentrate, engage and learn.