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We have a lot of system enhancements in the works that will be available for use in the fall. Among those, we'll be launching at lease 10 new menus weeks. If you've been using Nut…
We'll be launching at least 10 new menu weeks in time for fall. Get a sneak peek! https://nutristudentsk-12.com/news/fresh-bites-blog/coming-soon-new-menu-weeks/


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Category: School Food

Our Italian Chicken Pasta entree combines multiple USDA Foods and rich red sauce topped with mozzarella cheese. Our recipe specifies whole grain pasta. If your students aren't acc…
Our Italian Chicken Pasta combines multiple USDA Foods and rich red sauce topped with mozzarella cheese. It's a school lunch recipe to please! https://nutristudentsk-12.com/news/fresh-bites-blog/make-italian-chicken-pasta/


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Category: School Food

In honor of Cinco de Mayo, we are providing a free menu day for anyone who is looking for something new to mark the occasion. No strings attached! Enjoy! Download the correspond…
Cinco de Mayo is around the corner. If you're looking for a school lunch to mark the occasion, take advantage of our free menu day for Chicken Enchilada Nachos. https://nutristudentsk-12.com/news/fresh-bites-blog/make-cinco-de-mayo-special/


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NutriStudents K-12 Corn-Errific Salad is the perfect complement to our Chicken Chilaquiles meal (menu week 4). When served cold, it has a no-cook HACCP process, making it a breeze…
NutriStudents K-12 Corn-Errific Salad is the perfect complement to many school lunch entrees and a flavorful substitute for steamed corn. https://nutristudentsk-12.com/news/fresh-bites-blog/make-corn-errific-salad/


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Crunchy Bonzo Beans are a fun finger food for kids and a great way to incorporate legumes from your USDA Foods' allocations. They're easy to make, too!  Ingredients: 3 #10 c…
Crunchy Bonzo Beans are a fun finger food for kids and a great way to incorporate legumes from your USDA Foods' allocations. They're easy to make, too! https://nutristudentsk-12.com/news/fresh-bites-blog/make-crunchy-bonzo-beans/


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Category: School Food

Did you know that National School Breakfast Week was established by an Act of Congress in 1975? If Congress recognizes it, your district should too! The annual commemoration, t…
Did you know that National School Breakfast Week was established by an Act of Congress in 1975? If Congress recognizes it, your district should too! It will be March 4-8, 2019. https://nutristudentsk-12.com/news/fresh-bites-blog/rev-your-engines-nsbw19/


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Category: School Food

A breakfast parfait with yogurt, fruit and granola is an easy, student-pleasing offering! Ingredients: 1/2 c. fresh or frozen fruit 1/2 c. regular or Greek yogurt 1 oz. cerea…
With National School Breakfast Week approaching, here's a quick and easy yogurt parfait recipe to work into your breakfast offering. https://nutristudentsk-12.com/news/fresh-bites-blog/make-breakfast-parfait/


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Category: School Food

October 15-19, 2018   An annual affair, National School Lunch Week (#NSLW18) is a great opportunity to brag about the quality and benefits of your foodservice program to stude…
https://nutristudentsk-12.com/news/fresh-bites-blog/spice-your-cafeteria-during-nslw/


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Category: School Food

Nancy Close, co-founder, executive chef and CEO of NutriStudents K-12, was honored to collaborate with two school nutrition professionals from Twin Cities school districts, and ch…
https://nutristudentsk-12.com/news/fresh-bites-blog/close-joins-peers-recipe-collaboration1/


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Category: School Food

  No one wants kids to go hungry for lack of resources or simply because the proper paperwork was not submitted. Schools serving large populations of low-income families don't …
https://nutristudentsk-12.com/news/fresh-bites-blog/are-you-eligible-provide-free-meals-all/


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Category: School Food

Foodservice directors are stretched thin by their expanding responsibilities and others' high expectations for their school nutrition programs. Facing declining participation and …
https://nutristudentsk-12.com/news/fresh-bites-blog/dont-sacrifice-control-or-revenues-fsmc/


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Category: School Food

Getting sleepy kids ready and off to school can be a challenge for parents. Most don't want to sacrifice sleep for a more manageable morning routine. Some may skip breakfast, but …
https://nutristudentsk-12.com/news/fresh-bites-blog/school-breakfast-time-saving-nutritious-choice/


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