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The Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) Food and Nutrition Division administers 12 federal nutrition programs that share one mission for Texas — Feeding the Hungry and Promoting Healthy Lifestyles.

TDA Food and Nutrition partners use the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs, the Child and Adult Care Food Program, the Summer Meal Programs and more to ensure all Texans can build a bridge to a healthy future.
Programs at a GlanceWant a quick overview of every program? Click to learn more about our far-reaching efforts to serve nutritious meals to Texans in need!
Program Eligibility Page

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Child and Adult Care Food Program Commodity Supplemental Food Program The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP)
Farmers Market Nutrition Program Food Assistance for Disaster Relief Food Distribution Program for Child Nutrition Programs
Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program National School Lunch Program School Breakfast Program
Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program Special Milk Program Summer Feeding Programs

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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Texas Department of Agriculture

Commissioner Sid Miller

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