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Feeding Infants and Meal Pattern Requirements in the Child and Adult Care Food Program; Questions and Answers

Last Published: 01/27/2017

The purpose of this memorandum is to provide guidance on feeding infants and the infant meal pattern requirements in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) and includes Questions and Answers in the Attachment. This revision updates the required storage temperature for breastmilk to be consistent with the American Academy of Pediatrics’ and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s recommendations, provides clarification on documenting meals when a mother breastfeeds on-site, and includes new Questions and Answers. This memorandum supersedes CACFP 23-2016: Feeding Infants and Meal Pattern Requirements in the Child and Adult Care Food Program; Questions and Answers, August 31, 2016

Document #: 
CACFP06-2017