Posts by: MSNA

With the start of a new year, making smart food choices is a common resolution for many families. Local schools have committed to ensure healthy options are both appealing and accepting to the pickiest of palates – children. School foodservice professionals, members of the nonprofit Minnesota School Nutrition Associati…

On Thursday, January 7, 2016, the Departments of Agriculture and Health and Human Services announced the release of the 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans. You can review the full report or the Executive Summary at www.dietaryguidelines.gov.  The School Nutrition Association will be reviewing the report and wil…

The MN Department of Education, Nutrition, Health and Youth Development will be hosting a Net-Off Invoice Pilot Information Session and webinar on Friday, January 15, 2016. As an outcome of the Management Evaluation conducted by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) in June 2015, Minnesota will be piloting an addit…