July 10, 2010 7 Comments
Not sure this has anything to do with our first lady’s initiatives on Child obesity we have been covering it, but it is indeed an awesome move by the DC school. Last week, local schools will no longer offer students sweetened/flavored milk, like chocolate and that “strawberry” concoction.
The expulsion of flavored milks is part of D.C.’s attempt to improve the nutritional quality of food offered at its public schools; which will also include the testing of low-sugar cereals and other more nutritious foods.
Students will now have to choose between 1% of skim milk.
Given how the Dairy producers pound the mile with sugar, so it’s a logical move to ban it from schools, especially since we live in a time of heightened concern about what kids eat. Read more of this post