USDA Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) issues policy memoranda to provide guidance on implementing FDP. Click here to see these memos on the USDA site.
USDA Foods Processor Handbook
TDA has developed a handbook specifically for national and in-state USDA Foods processors that provide services to Texas contracting entities (CEs). Click here to download TDA's USDA Foods Processor Handbook.
Food Distribution Program Handbook
The Food Distribution Program Handbook has been archived. Applicable information will be transferred to the Administrator’s Reference Manual (ARM) for School Nutrition Program (SNP) Contracting Entities (CEs) and to the TDA Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) Supplement Handbook for non-SNP CEs that participate in SFSP and receive USDA Foods. If you need assistance with USDA Foods for Child Nutrition Programs, please contact your Education Service Center.