Buy American Act 2:00 pm ET on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 Are you curious to know more about the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act’s (NSLA) Buy American provision? Did you know that school food authorities (SFAs) must follow this provision when purchasing food and food products for use in the Child Nutrition Programs? Please join, us for a webinar to discover the history and current regulations of Buy American in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP). Successful completion of the webinar and quiz is awarded 1 SNA CEU, or 1 CPEU for RDs/DTRs. Learning Objectives Discover the history of Buy American in NSLP. Identify tips to source U.S. grown and produced foods. Describe the current regulations and policy regarding Buy American. Apply suggested marketing language and district practices to ensure procurement of American products. Speakers Peggy Cantfil Chief, Operations Branch Food Distribution Division of the USDA Food and Nutrition Service Kirk Farquharson Lead Program Specialist School Nutrition Programs Branch at the Southeast Regional Office (SERO) of the USDA Food and Nutrition Service Registration Register for Buy American Act Please note: If you are planning to attend an SNA webinar as group or staff please be sure to register everyone individually. This is to make certain all webinar participants receive a follow-up email with the link to the quiz in order to earn 1 SNA CEU, as well as ensures SNA collects an accurate count of webinar attendees.