FNS Announces the Reinstatement of the Turnip the Beet Award


USDA The Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) has announced that they will bring back the Turnip the Beet Award for School Summer Food Program. This award recognizes outstanding summer meal programs and their operators across the country, dedicated to offering students high-quality, tasty, appealing, and nutritious meals during the summer months. All Summer Meal Programs' sponsors in good standing, including Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) sponsors and National School Lunch Program Seamless Summer Option (SSO) sponsors, are eligible for a Turnip the Beet Award. See FNS's Nomination Form for Program Year 2021 to apply.

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