Department of Defense fresh fruits and vegetables fact sheets.
The commodity fact sheets provide basic information that will
help your agency make the best use of the Department of Defense (DOD) produce. Additionally,
this information can simplify ordering and serve as a ready reference
for the nutrient content of the DOD produce. Each fact sheet includes
the following information: product description, pack size, suggested
uses, storage and "Best if Used By" guidelines, and nutrition
Changes to the Competitive Food Rules (added 26-Apr-2016)
Management Bulletin SNP-11-2016, Title 7, Code of Federal Regulations, sections 210.11(c)(2)(v) and 210.11(i): Changes to the Compeitive Food Rules as of July 1, 2016.
Meal Programs (updated 20-Apr-2016)
CalEdFacts on the Child Nutrition Program meal programs.
Professional Development for CNP Personnel (added 01-Apr-2016)
Information on professional standards, professional development, and California Department of Education (CDE) sponsored trainings opportunities for child nutrition program (CNP) personnel.
Team Up for School Nutrition Success (added 21-Mar-2016)
This unique learning experience serves to enhance a school’s food service operation by providing peer-based technical assistance to School Nutrition Program food service directors (FSD).