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Rural Hunger and Access to Healthy Food – News

News stories from the past 60 days.

Jun 10, 2021 - The Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) is withdrawing the July 24, 2019, proposed rule titled Revision of Categorical Eligibility in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). This rule would have revised the categorical eligibility for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) block grant programs to households receiving ongoing and substantial benefits.
Source: Federal Register
May 28, 2021 - Describes how Alaska Native communities are working to build local solutions to address food security challenges.
Source: High Country News

Last Updated: 6/10/2021