Minnesota School Nutrition Association

The purpose of the Minnesota School Nutrition Association is to provide our members opportunities for professional development and to build relationships that make a difference in the lives of children.

With over 2,700 state members and industry partners, the professionals of the Minnesota School Nutrition Association are working hard to help children by advancing school nutrition programs. Together, we can make a difference - in our communities, our state and nation.

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Governor Dayton dishes on new plan to provide free meals to hungry Minnesota students

Posted on 05. Jun, 2014 by .


From the Star Tribune: Governor Mark Dayton served breakfast to students at Morris Bye Elementary in Coon Rapids, taking time to dish on state’s recent investment of $4 million in school lunch and breakfast programs. State lawmakers approved legislation that includes $3.5 million for the school lunch program to help ensure 61,000 low-income students have [...]

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Farm to School Equipment Grant Applications Now Available

Posted on 04. Jun, 2014 by .


The MN Department of Agriculture anticipates awarding $500,000 through the Minnesota Farm to School Grant Program. The Center for Prevention at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota  has committed up to $125,000 to help schools and child care centers meet the requirement for matching funds for equipment or physical improvement projects. More information and [...]

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