Resource | Policy Memos | SP05-2011
Further Clarification in Crediting for, and Use of, Donated Foods in Contracts with Food Service Management Companies

The attached memorandum is Food Distribution Policy Memo FD-110, which clarifies requirements in crediting for, and use of, USDA donated foods in contracts with food service management companies (FSMCs), and provides guidance to ensure compliance with such requirements in the first and final years of such contracts.

Resource | Legislation
Child Nutrition Act of 1966

Child Nutrition Act of 1966

Resource | Policy Memos | SP11 CACFP02 SFSP01-2011
Effects of Busing on Area Eligibility in the CACFP, SFSP, and Afterschool Snack and the Seamless Summer Option served through NSLP

This supersedes the May 20, 2003, version of the policy memo, Effects of Busing on Area Eligibility. In addition to programs originally provided for under this guidance, this memorandum adds the Seamless Summer Option to this policy.

Resource | Policy
Promoting Fruits and Vegetables in Schools: Wellness Policy Opportunities

Promoting Fruits and Vegetables in Schools: Wellness Policy Opportunities

Resource | Policy Memos
Standard Operating Procedure for Verification Services for Child Nutrition Labeled Products

The purpose of this instruction is to set forth a procedure for verification services used to determine product compliance for the Child Nutrition (CN) Labeling Program

Resource | Policy Memos | SP08-2011
Teacher Modeling in the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program

In response to several inquiries, this memorandum provides guidance on the allowable consumption of FFVP fruits and vegetables by teachers.

Resource | Policy Memos | SP06-2011
Use of State Administrative Expense Funds in the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program

The purpose of this memorandum is to clarify that SAE funds may be used for SA administration of the FFVP, as well as to explain how the FFVP administrative funds provided under Section 19 of the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act, 42 USC 1769a, may be used.

Resource | Policy
FNS FY 2010 Request for Applications for Direct Certification Grants Questions and Answers

FNS has provided the following answers to questions submitted by potential Direct Certification grant applicants to clarify instructions in the grant application process.

Resource | Policy Memos | SP06 CACFP03 SFSP04-2010
Exclusion of Military Combat Pay

This supersedes the January 7, 2010, version of the policy memo, Exclusion of Military Combat Pay. In addition to combat pay and other income received by deployed service members, this memorandum addresses Deployment Extension Incentive Pay (DEIP).

Resource | Policy Memos
Letter to CN Labeling Program Account Manager

As of January 18, 2010, the operation of the Child Nutrition Label Program shifts from the USDA
Food and Nutrition Service to the Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS), Processed Products Branch.