Serve Potatoes with Confidence!
McCain® offers an entire K-12 portfolio of potato and sweet potato products that fit the new USDA Meal Pattern guidelines.
Make McCain® potatoes an essential part of your school menu. Here’s why:
Kids love ‘em! - Unlike many other vegetables, students actually eat potatoes. That means better nutrition for them,
with higher ADP and less waste for you.
Potatoes are cost-efficient - Operating on a tight budget? Potatoes offer one of the best nutritional values per
penny, offering you greater flexibility to buy other vegetables.
Potatoes are versatile - Use potatoes as a delicious side, with dips, or incorporate into your recipes. Potatoes
can be menued 3-4 times per week to meet USDA meal pattern guidelines.
Potatoes are healthy - High in potassium, vitamin C and vitamin B6, potatoes are also a good source of fiber, iron,
copper and a variety of antioxidants.
- Potatoes are the perfect "Gateway Vegetable" - Potatoes are a great way to get kids to try other vegetables and increase your overall ADP.