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S.D. gets money for nutrition education

News Jamestown,North Dakota 58401
Jamestown Sun
S.D. gets money for nutrition education
Jamestown North Dakota 121 3rd St NW 58401

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) -- South Dakota is among 18 states getting a total of $5.8 million in U.S. Department of Agriculture grants to help children develop good nutrition and physical activity habits.

South Dakota's share is $350,000.

The USDA said the money provides schools with nutrition education materials for children and parents as well as technical aid for communities and school food service providers.