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Udall Asks for Balance in Nutrition, Flexibility for Schools

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Uploaded on Oct 17, 2011

Mark Udall spoke on the Senate floor about the importance of balance in providing children with nutritious food at school, while preserving schools' ability to provide affordable and locally accessible food options. In an amendment to the 2012 agriculture appropriations bill, Udall and co-sponsor Senator Susan Collins of Maine hope to direct the U.S. Department of Agriculture not to set maximum limits on starchy vegetables such as potatoes, peas, corn and lima beans, which would help schools to provide schoolchildren with healthy food that works with their cash-strapped budgets.

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