Buy American, Eat American

Key Area 2, Operations, Code 2400
October 2018

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 1. The Buy American provision was part of the original National School Lunch Act signed in 1946.


2. The most recent guidance from USDA about Buy American is a policy memo released in ___.


3. The U.S. territories include ___.


4. For processed items ___ of the final product must have been domestically grown.


5. The percentage of the final processed product is calculated by weight alone.


6. Schools in ___ are exempt from the Buy American provision. 


7. Exceptions to the Buy American rule are made on the basis of ___.


8. All vendors serving the K-12 market are well aware of the Buy American rule.


9. Buy American compliance is monitored as part of an SFA’s Administrative Review.


10. The Buy American rule benefits ___.



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