Benefits of Using Approved Software

Nutrient analysis software approved by USDA allows State Agencies and schools to:
          • Utilize new technology
          • Conduct an accurate nutrient analysis of recipes and menus
          • Allow flexibility and variety in menu planning
          • Measure compliance with the dietary specifications from the nutrition standards in school meals
          • Weight the nutrient analysis of offered menus
          • Enter local recipes and processed foods
          • Convert nutrient data on labels from percent of Daily Value (DV) to nutrient value
          • Produce a menu report with serving sizes, number of servings, and total feeding figure

For more information, contact:

Software Evaluation Coordinator
Nutrition and Technical Assistance Branch
Child Nutrition Programs
Food and Nutrition Service, USDA
3101 Park Center Drive
Alexandria, VA 22302

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