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Some KPBSD classrooms become nut free zones," she said. Dean Hamburg, KPBSD Student Nutrition Services Administrator, said it is the United States Department of Agriculture that establishes the process by which accommodation to students with special diet needs are met. "Students...

...roast easier to carve. ? Save drippings for making gravy and Yorkshire pudding.Note: For safety, the United States Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Inspection Service (USDA) recommends beef roasts be cooked until they reach an internal...

...upper right, Peppadew® USA.A new U.S. agribusiness began last year in New Jersey, when the United States Department of Agriculture awarded Peppadew Fresh LLC a $259,625 Value Added Working Capital Grant (the largest in the history...
Health department identifies Peninsula Dairy source of outbreak

...positive for campylobacter bacteria, according to a National Animal Health Monitoring System study from the United States Department of Agriculture. The bacteria can also be found on farm vegetables that come in contact with livestock feces infected...
After outbreak, dairy owner plans to continue production

Although the state health department has tied more than 30 cases of an infection to a Kasilof-based dairy farm, the farm's owner is not deterred.
Juneau boy scores White House trip for healthy dish

Aaron Blust whipped up a salmon dish that hit the spot. Now he and his family are headed to Washington, D.C. Blust, 10, is one of the winners of the national Healthy Lunchtime Challenge, a contest organized by, the United States Department of Education, the United States Department of Agriculture and Michelle Obama's "Let's Move!" health initiative. This summer, parents of children between the ages of 8 and 12 from all over the country were encouraged to send in their kids' original recipes for a nutritious, delicious lunch.
'This really happens': School lunch program copes with student hunger

...are not well," Hamburg said. Things are not well in the state as a whole, either. Last month, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that because of the high prevalence of poverty in Alaska, the state is now in the...
Good Health, Good Taste, Good Sense

...every Tuesday from 3-6 p.m. through October, while others can check for a farmers market at the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) website at When shopping farmers markets...
Lip-Smacking Good Barbecue Sauces

...safely consumed, is to check its internal temperature with an instant-read thermometer. According to United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) guidelines, the minimal internal temperature for chicken to be safely consumed is 165 degrees...
Blade Runner

A number of Kenai Peninsula businesses are installing renewable energy systems this winter due to a United States Department of Agriculture grant program that aided the purchases. The USDA's Renewable Energy for America Program targets small...


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