This spring, USDA’s Office of Community Food Systems will host a four-part webinar series focused on integrating farm to school strategies in native communities. Each webinar will feature a guest speaker who will share tips, stories and best practices for keeping local food traditions alive in child nutrition programs that serve tribal populations.
Incorporating Traditional Foods in Child Nutrition Program Menus: April 20, 3:00 PM EDT
Where do traditional foods fit?! In this webinar we'll discuss best practices for incorporating traditional foods into child nutrition programs. Alaska's Department of Natural Resources will share how Alaskan communities are integrating local foods and Jenny Montague, a nutritionist with FNS, will share some real life examples of districts that are substituting local foods into CNP meals.