School is out, hunger is in. Maryland is teaming up with Share Our Strength, a national nonprofit that is working to end child hunger, in an effort to feed kids who rely on school for food in the No Kid Hungry campaign.
A move in a healthier direction. Monday, an administrator with the USDA made a visit to one of the Baltimore City school properties to see what’s being done to promote life-saving eating habits.
The U.S. Agriculture Department is kicking off a Chesapeake Bay watershed cleanup program with an event in the Baltimore suburb of Cockeysville.
Giant pulls a popular snack from store shelves.
Baltimore City school students take a field trip that could change the rest of their lives. The USDA visits students at a working farm, where they are literally getting an education from the ground up.
An alarming first for the Port of Baltimore. The USDA confirms a pest known as the succinea costaricana was discovered March 27 on the exterior of a shipping container from Guatemala.
The federal government is teaming up with Virginia and Maryland to crack down on food stamp fraud.
The Agriculture Department is sending food aid to victims of Superstorm Sandy.
Conveniently-timed for Obama’s reelection, the Hispanic and Women Farmers and Ranchers Claims Resolution program began September 24, 2012 – just a month-and-a-half before the election. Apparently the Obama administration did not care about this alleged injustice to females and Hispanics any time in the past three-and-a-half years. It just happened to be thought about and addressed now – just before voters pull the lever.
In recent decades, the government has taken to feeding needy children to combat the negativity of trying to learn while being hungry. Now, with new Obama administration regulations on school lunches, we have a government that is causing hunger.
An Indiana-based food distributor is recalling its corn chowder soup after two customers complained of finding pieces of a marker pen in the cans.
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has issued a recall of an Illinois-based food company’s lasagna products that contain egg and soy– allergens that were not mentioned on product labels.