Important Federal Program Information

Information from the United States Department of Agriculture's perspective.

USDA TEFAP Website contains comprehensive information about the federal administration of the program and provides updates about pending legislation and regulations, as well as rules and policy changes.

PART 251—THE EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM federal program regulations that States and food distribution agencies must follow. 

Links to the following program and financial regulations, which are referenced in Part 251, are provided here for your convenience:

Web-Based Supply Chain Management System information, guidance and updates.

TEFAP Foods Available List (click link to download to your desktop computer)

TEFAP Frequently Asked Questions and Answers contains information about federal eligibility rules and program history, legislation and policies.