Contracting Entities (CE) seeking to obtain the additional 6 cents reimbursement may submit certification materials to the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) through your TX-UNPS Application Packet – Meal Pattern Compliance Dashboard. For more information on how to apply for the additional performance based reimbursement, please read section9C of the Administrators Reference Manual.
Please contact your local Education Service Center for questions related to the 6 cents certification process, or call TDA at 877-TEX-MEAL.
6 Cents Certification Webpages
Beginning July 1, 2013, the 6 Cents Webpages will be removed from Squaremeals.org. Please see the new locations for documents and information found in these webpages below:
6 Cents Regulations and Guidance:
6 Cents Clarifications:
6 Cents Training and Resources: