Foods Available

USDA works with American farmers to purchase high-quality food for the National School Lunch Program. Through USDA Foods, schools can obtain more fruits and vegetables, beans/legumes, meat, fish, poultry, dairy and grains than ever before – healthy food that tastes good and kids will eat. USDA offers a wide variety of nutritious foods that are low in sugar, salt, and fat, and meet food safety standards set by federal agencies.