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Proposed Meal Pattern Changes
Attention! On January 9, 2015, USDA Food Nutrition Services (FNS) released a proposed rule to update the CACFP meal patterns. FNS is looking for your input on the proposed changes to the meal patterns. Comments must be submitted by April 15, 2015. All comments must be in writing. No verbal comments will be recorded. For a summary on the proposed changes please click here. You can submit written comments one of two ways:
  1. Visit the Federal Register and click on "Comment Now!"
  2. Mail your written comments to Tina Namian, Branch Chief, Food and Nutrition Service, Department of Agriculture, P.O. Box 66874, St. Louis, MO 63166

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  • Joyce Dougherty Email    (503) 947-5888
    Child Nutrition Program - Director

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