Posted: Wed, 12/18/2019 - 10:15am Updated: Mon, 03/22/2021 - 3:07pm

Expire Dates

 

The expire date is the latest date that a product can remain at the warehouse before being charged excess storage fees. This date is not the same as the USDA Food's expiration date or best if used by date.

 

Close Dates

The close date is the latest date that a product can remain in a school sponsors inventory prior to being swept and placed back into IDOE warehouse surplus.

 

Excess Inventory

Menu Cleansing

  • Get Student Input
  • Market health benefits on the menu
  • Use USDA Foods in more than one recipe more than once per week