Baby Steps: Ounce Equivalents for Grains and Infants
Virtual National Child Nutritition Conference presented April 22, 2021
1 hour credited CEUs
Get ready to use ounce equivalents to determine the amount of grains to serve to infants in the CACFP! Learn about the requirement going into effect on October 1, 2021 and tools that make implementation easier. Participants will leave this session knowing how much cereal, crackers, and bread are needed to meet meal pattern requirements for infants.
Please download the Feeding Infants Using Ounce Equivalents for Grains in the CACFP worksheet and the Food Buying Guide mobile app and web tool prior to the session.
Presented by USDA Food and Nutrition Service:
Rachel Hayes Polon, MPH, RD
Katey Halasz, MPH, RD
Debra Eisenbarth, MS, RD