On Nov. 29, USDA released an interim final rule to extend current regulatory flexibility for school meal programs through School Year (SY) 2018-19. The...
The Nutrition Conference will be held Saturday, October 14th at the Richfield High School in Richfield MN. The conference will showcase the theme of “Let’s Make a Meal”. Conference attendees will have a chance at participating in nutrition game shows such as “Take Your Family Food” or “Wheel of Mis-Information”! Take your skills to the next level and compete among the top school nutrition professionals in Minnesota! Learn more details about allergens, nutrition labeling, and what it all means! When we increase our knowledge about good nutrition, we have the wonderful opportunity to educate kids!
Nona Naveaez, Anaphylactic Society of MN will explain how to create allergen safe zones instead of allergen free zones in the cafeteria! Dave Grotto, Kellogg’s will clarify food labels and what the difference between simple labels, clean labels, and natural foods. Shirley Brown, Rich’s, will explain the Big 8 Food allergens and how to work with students with food allergies.
4 CEU’s will be available in Key 1 for USDA Professional Standards and SNA Renewal hours.
Click here for registration form. Online registration will open soon.
So…come on down to Richfield!