USDA proposes changes to school lunch program requirements

Program changes aim to provide more kid-friendly foods

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is proposing new guidelines for an Obama-era lunch program, which would broaden which fruits and vegetables are allowed on students’ plates.

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school lunch guidelines

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue said the goal is to provide more foods students are willing to eat and avoid waste.