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Professional Standards resources

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Webinar: Food Buying Guide Goes Digital!

Learn about the new Food Buying Guide (FBG) Mobile App and FBG Interactive Web Tool via a live demonstration! You'll learn how to utilize the innovative features of these tools including search and navigation, the ability to compare food yield information, and the ability to create a favorite foods list.

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CACFP Halftime Webinar: Planificacion de comidas para el CACFP

Este seminario web se enfoca en diferentes técnicas de planificación de comidas que se pueden utilizar para servir comidas y meriendas saludables y atractivas que cumplen con los requisitos del patrón de comidas para el CACFP y pre-escolares.

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CACFP Halftime Webinar: Servir carne y sustitutos de carne en el desayuno

Este seminario web se enfoca en la opción de servir carne y sustitutos de carnes en lugar de granos en el desayuno hasta tres veces por semana para quienes siguen el patrón de comidas para el CACFP y preescolares.

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CACFP Halftime Webinar: Adding Whole Grains to Your Menu

This webinar focuses on how to offer whole grains at CACFP sites.

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CACFP Halftime Webinar: Adding Whole Grains to Your Menu (in Spanish)

Este seminario web se enfoca en cómo ofrecer granos integrales en los sitios del CACFP.

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CACFP Halftime Webinar: Feeding Infants: 0-5

This webinar focuses on how the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) infant meal pattern supports infant growth and development for babies ages birth through 5 months.

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FNS Buy American Webinar - Nov. 20, 2017

Welcome to the webinar to present the Policy memorandum - SP 38-2017, entitled Compliance with and Enforcement of the Buy American Provision in the National School Lunch Program.

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Resource Management I: Nonprofit School Foodservice Account, Allowable Costs, & Indirect Costs

This webinar is the fourth in a series of Administrative Review training webinars designed to complement in-person trainings conducted in spring 2013. These webinars are designed to provide State agency reviewers with additional knowledge and skills needed to conduct Administrative Reviews to assess a School Food Authority's compliance with Child Nutrition Program requirements. This webinar delivers additional training on Resource Management, focusing on the following areas: Nonprofit School Food Service Account, Allowable Costs, and Indirect Costs.

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Finding, Buying and Serving Local Foods - Tying It All Together and Digging In

During the last webinar in the twelve-part series, recorded on June 26, 2014, the USDA Farm to School Program offers a speedy recap of the variety of ways districts can purchase local foods, and talks through an example of how one district is tying it all together with a comprehensive local purchasing program. Deborah Kane, the National Director of USDA's Farm to School Program, wraps up the webinar by showing us how local procurement fits into the larger farm to school picture and shares several resources that are available to help you meet your local purchasing goals.