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Posts tagged: Chef’s

Teaming Up in the Challenge to Bring Healthier Meals to Schools

Ending childhood obesity within a generation is the central goal of the First Lady’s Let’s Move! initiative. We know achieving this goal requires all of us to work together – parents, teachers, schools, chefs, community leaders, Federal, State and local elected officials and our children – there’s a role for each of us to play. Read more »

Healthy Garden Workshop focuses on pollinators

Visitors check out the bee hive at the Healthy Garden Workshop

This summer, we’ve had the privilege to hear from all sorts of experts in the Peoples’ Garden at USDA, as part of the Healthy Garden Workshops series. We’ve learned about gardening various delicious vegetables, controlling pests, and preparing garden-grown foods. This afternoon, visitors to the USDA tents on the National Mall were treated to a really interesting presentation on pollination. Read more »