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Published September 21, 2010, 08:39 AM

Bill boosting child nutrition program met by questions of how to fund it

WASHINGTON — The United Fresh Produce Association is urging passage of a child nutrition bill that would increase purchases of fruits and vegetables for the child nutrition program by Sept. 30, but the prospects are complicated by disagreements in the House of Representatives and among advocates over how to pay for the bill.

By: Jerry Hagstrom, Special to Agweek

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