Military Dining Halls, Pentagon Failing on Efforts to Offer Nutritious Meals at Bases, Watchdog Says.

This post comes from “Military dining facilities aren’t following guidelines that aim to offer nutritious meals for service members, and the Pentagon has not done necessary annual reviews of those food programs in roughly a decade, a government watchdog has found.

report from the Government Accountability Office, published Monday, found an initiative established in 2008 called “Go for Green” that labels foods offered at military dining facilities by color codes — green for healthy foods that should be eaten often; yellow for foods that should be eaten only occasionally and in moderation; and red for unhealthy foods that should be consumed rarely — has not been fully implemented at many facilities.” Click here to read the rest of this article.

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