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CSFP Food Package: What You Need to Know

The USDA Food and Nutrition Service is making significant revisions to the CSFP food package in response to feedback from the CSFP community! This is the first of a series of webinars that will help CSFP states and local agencies prepare to implement the food package changes. Listen to this webinar to hear what will be changing in the food package and have an opportunity to ask questions.

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Planning for Successful Implementation of the Enhanced CSFP Food Package

In February 2019, USDA announced changes to the monthly food package that will be implemented beginning November 1, 2019. This webinar will focus on the new options and flexibilities within each category and provide guidance about how to plan for a successful transition. To help states and local sites adjust their inventory and orders to implement the changes on November 1, USDA will provide a demo of the recently released Food Package Ordering Tool. 

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CSFP Food Package: What You Need to Know

The USDA Food and Nutrition Service is making significant revisions to the Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) food package in response to feedback from the CSFP community. This is the first of a series of webinars that will help CSFP state and local agencies prepare to implement the food package changes.

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What are State and Local Agencies Doing to Prepare for Changes

The CSFP Food Package enhancements will be implemented starting November 1, 2019. States and local sites have many things to think about before November, such as: How are you planning to get feedback from clients about the foods they would like before placing orders? What changes do you need to make to your ordering and inventory management to accommodate new products and package sizes? What documents or processes do you use that will need to be updated? 

Listen to this webinar to hear from three state and local agencies who will talk about the things they are doing to prepare for the changes. USDA staff will also address some common questions about the enhanced food package.

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What CSFP Agencies Are Doing to Prepare for Changes

The CSFP Food Package enhancements will be implemented starting November 1, 2019. States and local sites have many things to think about before November.
Join us for this webinar to hear from three state and local agencies who will talk about the things they are doing to prepare for the changes. USDA staff will also address some common questions about the enhanced food package.

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How to Encourage Variety in the CSFP Food Package

This webinar will focus on Section K of the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) Management Evaluation and includes a detailed overview of the NSLP entitlement and State Administrative Expense section of the ME.

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Disaster Preparedness: The Role of USDA Foods in Disasters

In this webinar, we discuss what actions you can take and the resources available to be better prepared for a disaster when utilizing USDA Foods.

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Demystifying the USDA Foods Complaints Process Part 3: Results and Resolution

This webinar is Part 3 of our webinar series “Demystifying USDA Food Complaints.” It focuses on results and resolution in the USDA Foods complaint process for USDA Foods in schools. The USDA Foods Complaint Team, as represented by Tony Wilkins, presents different scenarios as USDA Foods are transported from the vendor to their final destination, school kitchens. The intended audience is individuals involved with the National School Lunch Program: SFAs and all Distributing Agencies and Recipient Agencies, including SDAs as well as schools and warehouses.

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USDA DoD Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program: The Basics for Schools

In this webinar, “The Basics,” Blair Tucker-Gruchala of the Food Distribution Division outlines the history of USDA DoD Fresh, how the program operates, the advantages of the program, and how to file a USDA DoD Fresh complaint.