Washington Insights - Julia Bauscher Talks about the Healthy and Hunger-Free Kids Act

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Julia Bauscher, Director, School and Community Nutrition Services for Jefferson County Public Schools (KY), incoming President, School Nutrition Association (SNA) and 2013 Silver Plate Winner recently spoke to the Washington Insights Committee. 

Julia presented on the efforts to obtain flexibility implementing the Healthy and Hunger-Free Kids Act. Listen to the recording and learn about:

  • At 2:17 Summary of SNA response
  • At 4:09 Example of changes requested
  • At 4:40 Summary of consequences
  • At 6:25 Four asks from Appropriations -

Maintain 50% whole grain,
Not fruits/vegetables required at Breakfast and lunch,
Stay with target 1 sodium levels requirements
Allow entrees to be offered al-a cart

  • At 8:00 Approach Senate and House
  • At 9:03 Waiver on pasta requirements
  • At 9:25 Waiver for loss of revenue
  • At 11:00 Daily report of program drop outs
  • At 121:50 New regulations effective Jul 1, 2014

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