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.
Posted on 12. Sep, 2014 by msna.
Registration is now open for the MSNA 2014 Nutrition Conference! The Nutrition conference will be held Saturday, October 25th at the Shakopee High School in Shakopee, MN. Come join in the nutrition conversation! The theme for this year’s conference is “Are You What You Eat?” Come learn why they say breakfast is the most important [...]
Posted on 03. Sep, 2014 by msna.
EYOTA, Minn. (KTTC)By Kimberly Davis, Anchor/Reporter New nutrition standards are now in effect in all Minnesota school districts, and that could mean changes for what’s on the menu and how it’s prepared. Click here for video The new standards call for less sodium and more whole grains and fruits and vegetables. The requirements issued by the U.S. [...]
Bertrand Weber: Game on Bertrand Weber has transformed child nutrition services at Minneapolis Public Schools by moving away from a prepackaged meal model to cooking from scratch on site. By Becky Schilling, Editor, FOODSERVICE Director Accomplishments Moving away from a prepackaged meal model to cooking from scratch on site. The move has increased participation and staff [...]
Posted on 07. Aug, 2014 by msna.
Mark your calendars for October 25th for the date of the MSNA Nutrition Conference! Saturday, October 25, 2014 the MSNA Nutrition Conference will be held at the Shakopee High School, in Shakopee MN. The theme this year is “Are you what you eat?” This conference will be centered on nutrition items, how food is processed, [...]
Posted on 18. Jul, 2014 by msna.
The new dollar value of USDA Foods donated to schools and the new reimbursement rate for the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) and National School Breakfast Program (NSBP) were announced at SNA’s 2014 Annual National Conference. The national value of donated USDA Foods for distribution to schools participating in NSLP has been increased by one [...]