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The USDA gives schools a gift every year in the form of commodity foods, officially known as USDA Foods. They provide nutritious foods to federal child nutrition programs while…
Our executive chef creates our school lunch menus with a "commodities first" mindset. Starting with available USDA Foods, she masterfully develops flavorful recipes that students will love. Using commodities first, NutriStudents K-12 menus can help you re… https://nutristudentsk-12.com/news/fresh-bites-blog/commodities-first-menus-equal-savings/


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NutriStudents K-12 Cowboy Salad is a satisfying recipe that makes use of several USDA Foods/commodity foods. It's also easy to make and a versatile side dish that complements many…
If you need to use up some of your commodity legumes, the NutriStudents K-12 Cowboy Salad is a recipe you'll appreciate as will your students! https://nutristudentsk-12.com/news/fresh-bites-blog/make-cowboy-salad/


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SNA has released its 2019 Position Paper. According to its website, it is calling on Congress and the Administration to bolster school meals programs and minimize regulatory…
The School Nutrition Association's 2019 position paper outlines the organization's lobbying priorities for the year. https://nutristudentsk-12.com/news/fresh-bites-blog/sna-issues-2019-position-paper/


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Making full use of your USDA Foods (Commodities) is one way to ensure the financial success of your foodservice program. Generally, it's difficult to determine which and how much…
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Related Content: NutriStudents K-12 Market Baskets Help with Commodities Allocations   Projecting your use of USDA commodity foods can be tricky six months to a…
https://nutristudentsk-12.com/news/fresh-bites-blog/commodity-forecasting-tool-projects-usage/


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