Attention Internet Explorer Users!

" Please take action to ensure you are able to continue to access digital resources from the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA), including, MENU Module, and TX-UNPS without error. Click here for more information!

Please take action
to ensure you are able to continue to access digital resources from the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA), including, MENU Module, and TX-UNPS without error.

What’s changes are occurring?

TDA will no longer test applications, including TX-UNPS, MENU and for compatibility in Internet Explorer. In addition, Microsoft has announced that beginning Nov. 30, 2020, it will no longer support older versions of Internet Explorer, which means old versions of Internet Explorer are vulnerable to security threats.

What does this mean for you?

Internet Explorer will not be removed from your computer, however, you will need to cease using it and switch to a new browser to continue to access TDA resources without error.

What do you need to do?

You need to download a new internet browser. While there are many browsers available, we have verified that our systems work optimally in Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Safari (Apple computers only), which can be downloaded free of charge.

Click on this link to follow step-by-step instructions.


Food and Nutrition News Channels
Important news for contracting entities operating federal nutrition programs administered by the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA).

ESC Newsletters

Previous CACFP Insight, NSLP Biweekly or SFSP In The Loop newsletters and how to sign up.


Recall notices from the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Other recall notices include voluntary recalls implemented by manufacturers and distributors.

Reports from the Texas Department of Agriculture to the Texas Legislature

Assistance available in English and Spanish. Please call 877-TEX-MEAL (877-839-6325) for help.

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: How to File a Complaint, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410
Fax: (202) 690-7442; or
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Commissioner Sid Miller

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