News Articles About How
Rising Food and Fuel Prices Are Impacting School Meal Programs.

April 30, 2009Glendale News PressAid wonít fund meals
April 28, 2009WAFFSchool lunches going up for one county system
April 27, 2009Star-telegramMansfield school district looks to raise lunch prices 25 cents
April 28, 2009Virginian-PilotChesapeake School Board eyes school lunch price hike
April 27, 2009Times-PicayuneSt. Charles Parish school meals to cost more
April 27, 2009Daily CameraBoulder Valley looks at higher meal prices
April 24, 2009Daily SentinelLunch prices to increase at county schools
April 22, 2009Wichita EagleMeal prices to rise at Wichita schools
April 16, 2009State JournalLunch prices likely to jump 50 cents
April 10, 2009Southern Maryland OnlineMoney Woes Plague Maryland School Meal Programs
September 3, 2008Niagara GazetteSCHOOLS: Costly commodities hit the lunch room
September 3, 2008Albany Times UnionRising food costs bite into school lunches
September 1, 2008Pioneer PressSo long, cheesy bread: Schools cut back to battle rising food, fuel costs
September 1, 2008Daily PressSchools work to keep meals healthy, cheap
August 31, 2008Philadelphia InquirerTrade watermelon for a prune?
August 25, 2008Ithaca JournalSqueezing the juice out of an empty carton
August 24, 2008NY TimesAs Food Costs Rise, So Do School Lunch Prices
August 18, 2008USA TodayCould bumpy economy lead to slumping education?
August 17, 2008Kansas City StarSchool districts increase meal prices to cope with higher food costs
August 16, 2008Sandusky RegisterSchools feel pinch of food, fuel prices
August 13, 2008The ExplorerSchools cope with pricier food
August 12, 2008The MissourianLunch prices at Columbia public schools to increase
August 12, 2008Indiana GazettePURCHASE LINE: Cafeteria prices increased
August 10, 2008Hartford CourantMany Schools Raising Lunch Prices
August 10, 2008Cherry Hill Courier PostPublic schools scramble to cut costs
August 9, 2008Morning NewsEaten Up: School Lunch Price Soars
July 24, 2008US News and World ReportSchools Battle Rising Gas and Food Prices
July 21, 2008Times NewsSchools' food costs hard to digest
July 20, 2008Hartford CourantSchool lunch prices on rise
July 20, 2008SF ChronicleCafeteria crisis: Food prices outpace schools
July 16, 2008Payson RoundupSchool lunches will cost students 25 cents extra
July 16, 2008Star HeraldKCS change cafeteria prices
July 10, 2008The CitizenSchool lunch prices will rise by 25 cents for the 2008-09 school year
July 10, 2008Medill ReportsFuel for food
July 6, 2008Albany Times UnionSchools feel food pinch
July 1, 2008East Valley TribuneSchools stretching their dough
July 1, 2008South West ReviewSchool lunch prices raised
June 29, 2008Boston GlobeThere is no $2.50 school lunch
June 27, 2008Eagle-TribuneRising food prices hit school cafeterias
June 27, 2008Wilton VillagerFood costs, environmental concerns drive up school lunches
June 27, 2008The EnterpriseLunch prices going up in Port Arthur ISD
June 26, 2008Virginian-PilotPortsmouth proposes to raise lunch cost up to 40 cents
June 25, 2008Watertown Daily TimesDistricts Raising Meal Prices
June 24, 2008Patriot LedgerRockland school officials debate higher lunch prices
June 24, 2008Christian Science MonitorAcross U.S., schools feel budget pinch
June 23, 2008El Paso TimesRising food costs feed county school districts' calls for meal-price increases
June 22, 2008Press-EnterpriseCafeteria foods eat budgets
June 22, 2008Rio Rancho ObserverSchool lunches go up
June 20, 2008North County TimesCosts rising for school lunches
June 19, 2008Wall Street JournalYellow Buses Put Schools in the Red
June 19, 2008St Peter HeraldFood service affects 2008-09 budget
June 18, 2008Winchester StarFrederick School Board approves increase in cost of school lunches
June 18, 2008The AdvertiserLafayette Parish School Board to vote on meal price hike
June 17, 2008East Valley TribuneSoaring costs forcing Valley schools to change lunch menu
June 16, 2008Times Herald RecordNow on districts' plates: price hikes for lunches
June 15, 2008Jacksonville Daily ProgressBullard ISD approves food bids
June 14, 2008Richmond Times DispatchHigher food prices force changes at schools
June 10, 2008Allentown Morning CallThere's no free lunch; maybe not even a cheap one
June 9, 2008MSNBC High food costs hit school lunch trays
June 8, 2008Jacksonville Daily ProgressRISD trustees consider cafeteria bids
June 3, 2008The News StarOuachita School Board agonizing over increasing food prices
June 3, 2008Salisbury PostSchool cafeterias cutting corners to offset rising prices
June 3, 2008Mail TribuneSchool meal costs to rise
June 2, 2008Valley News DispatchSchools swallow hard, raise lunch prices
June 2, 2008Miami Herald School lunches suffer under price pressure
May 29, 2008PantagraphClimbing food, fuel costs may raise District 87 lunch fees
May 26, 2008Milford Daily NewsRising food prices pinch school cafeterias
May 26, 2008Florida TodaySchool lunch prices could rise
May 18, 2008Dallas Morning News Dallas-area schools pinching pennies as gas, food costs rise
May 7, 2008Sun SentinelSoaring food costs forcing changes in your child's school menu
May 5, 2008CNN School kids feel the bite of high food prices
May 2, 2008CBS 5Rising Food Prices Push School Lunch Prices Higher
April 27, 2008St Louis Post DispatchSkyrocketing food costs force some students to pay more for lunch this fall
April 21, 2008Birmingham NewsRising food prices forcing schools to get creative at lunchtime
April 18, 2008The LedgerFood Costs to Drive Up School Lunch Prices
April 14, 2008Washington Post Schools Get A Lesson in Lunch Line Economics
March 25, 2008Salem NewsRising food prices worry school cafeteria directors
March 15, 2008Cullman TimesSchool standards, costs may increase lunchroom prices

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