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Overview of nutrition support provided by the California Department of Education (CDE).

Nutrition Services - CalEdFacts
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Education and Training - CalEdFacts
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Local Wellness Policy - CalEdFacts
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Meal Programs - CalEdFacts
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Child Nutrition Information and Payment System - CalEdFacts
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Questions:   Nutrition Services Division | 800-952-5609
Last Reviewed: Wednesday, August 10, 2016
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