Distribution of RUSF (Ready-to-Use Supplementary Food) at Brgy. Casili
✔️RUSF stands for Ready-to-Use Supplementary Food. It is a fortified past made up of sugar, dried skim milk, oil, and a micronutrient premix of essential vitamins and nutrients. It may also include groundnuts (peanuts), oil seeds, and soya. RUSF is intended for children aged 6 months and older with Moderate Acute Malnutrition (MAM). They are prepackaged and ready to be consumed immediately without preparation.
The formulation delivers all the nutrients to reduce or eliminate the short fall in local diets and helps meet daily requirement unlike fortified blend foods that require further preparation at home.