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The Enhanced CSFP Food Package in Action: Where Are We Now?

In early 2020, programs began to implement the enhanced CSFP food package that includes more variety, flexibility, and healthier food options. This webinar focuses on the food package enhancements and how to successfully manage inventory to adjust for client preferences, logistical challenges, and inventory shortfalls. We provide an overview of the new foods that have improved the food package and review the inventory ordering tool to help states and local agencies adjust to changing needs based on client feedback.

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CSFP 101

The CSFP 101 webinar provides attendees with a brief history of CSFP, allowable uses of administrative funds, and policy basics.  Attendees also receive an overview of CSFP income eligibility standards and distribution of CSFP food package policies. This webinar is intended for state and local agencies who manage CSFP.

 

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TEFAP Farm to Food Bank Projects

This webinar provides TEFAP state agencies with information on the Farm to Food Bank Project funding processes for Fiscal Year 2020.  The webinar addresses where Farm to Food Bank Project requirements are found in legislation, regulations, and policy memoranda; outlines the process for amending a TEFAP state plan in order to receive funding; and summarizes state-level responsibilities related to obligating and reporting on any funding received.  Viewers will take away a better understanding of the Farm to Food Bank Project process.

 

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Using USDA DoD Fresh in the Summer Foodservice Program

This webinar is for states who are currently using, or are interested in applying for, the USDA DoD Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program in the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). We share tools and best practices to assist state agencies, SFSP sponsors, and SFSP sites in using their resources to provide fresh fruits and vegetables to SFSP participants during the summer months.  

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What you Should Expect through the USDA DoD Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program for FDPIR

Learn how to inspect USDA DoD Fresh produce deliveries and how to provide feedback if you receive produce not grown in the U.S. or poor quality produce. This webinar is specifically targeted to provide instructions for FDPIR Indian Tribal Organization warehouse staff and FNS regional office staff who manage FDPIR.

 

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CSFP Caseload Management Webinar

Each January the USDA releases annual Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) caseload levels for states. This February 20, 2020 webinar discussed how national caseload is calculated, how states receive additional caseload, and best practices for caseload management.  Additionally, we provided an overview of the new CSFP certification period requirements under the 2018 Farm Bill and how the change affects caseload management.

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FDPNE Webinar Series Video #8: FDPNE Application Evaluation Factors

This is the eighth video in the webinar series that reviews the Fiscal Year 2020 Food Distribution Program Nutrition Education (FDPNE) Grant Request for Applications and highlights the changes/updates made for the FY20 grant opportunity.

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FDPNE Webinar Series Video #7: FDPNE Budget Development

This is the seventh video in the webinar series that reviews the Fiscal Year 2020 Food Distribution Program Nutrition Education (FDPNE) Grant Request for Applications and highlights the changes/updates made for the FY20 grant opportunity.

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FDPNE Webinar Series Video #6: Using the FDPNE Application Template

This is the sixth video in the webinar series that reviews the Fiscal Year 2020 Food Distribution Program Nutrition Education (FDPNE) Grant Request for Applications and highlights the changes/updates made for the FY20 grant opportunity.

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FDPNE Webinar Series Video #5: FDPNE Project Goal Selection

This is the fifth video in the webinar series that reviews the Fiscal Year 2020 Food Distribution Program Nutrition Education (FDPNE) Grant Request for Applications and highlights the changes/updates made for the FY20 grant opportunity.