Whole Grain-Rich Ounce Equivalency Requirements for School Meal Programs
- 6/25/14 This chart, also known as Exhibit A, contains the equivalent minimum
weights for a wide variety of purchased food items to meet the ounce equivalency criteria. Program
operators may use this chart instead of calculating the actual amount of grains in a product
since it provides the equivalent minimum weights to provide one ounce equivalency of grains.
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