JAN 25, 2012
FINAL MEAL PATTERN STANDARDS released to govern nutritional USDA school lunch and breakfast meal programs. Lunch rules take effect in the Fall.
MARCH - APRIL 2012
CERTIFICATION RULES will be released defining how schools will demonstrate eligibility for six-cent reimbursement rate “incentive” increase available next year.
MARCH - JUNE 2012
PROPOSED COMPETITIVE FOOD RULES issued to clarify how much oversight USDA will exert over non