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.
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 [...]
Posted on 19. Jun, 2014 by msna.
MSNA will be hosting the SNS Credentialing Exam on Sunday, August 3, 2014 at the River’s Edge Convention Center. If you or someone you know is interested in taking the SNS Credentialing Exam the sign up deadline is July 13, 2014. Sign up is directly through SNA and you can download the New SNS Credentialing Exam [...]
Posted on 18. Jun, 2014 by msna.
The Trainer Network committee is offering a 4 hour “Train the Trainer” workshop on Sunday, August 3, 2014 in St. Cloud at the River’s Edge Conference Center. Time is 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm. This session will provide trainers with resources from MDH and the U of M Extension. This workshop is free to attend. Space is limited [...]