School Nutrition Tuesday @ 2: Buy American Basics
Date: October 15, 2019
Time: 2-3 p.m.
Description: The two goals of school nutrition programs are to safeguard the health of the nation’s children and to support United States agriculture. Regulations have included the requirement for school nutrition programs to purchase domestic commodities and products to the maximum extent practicable since 1998. This session will go over the specifics of this requirements and introduce practical steps school can take toward compliance.
Presenters: Donna Becker, Team Lead for School Nutrition Programs
Event Type: Webinar
Sponsor: Nutrition, Health, and Youth Development Division
Registration deadline: None
Contact Phone: 651-582-8526 or 1-800-366-8922 (Minnesota Toll-free)
Contact Liane Jensen at 651-582-8526 to request a reasonable accommodation to participate in this event or to request use of our designated rooms for nursing mothers or prayer while you are visiting us. Please note: The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) requires a two-week advance notice to provide accommodations and 48-hour notice to cancel the request.