More information for WIC families on infant formula availability can be found at the California WIC Infant Formula Availability webpage. General guidance and information for California families about the shortages can be found at the California Department of Public Health Infant Formula webpage.

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Dry Beans, Peas, or Lentils

Can Buy | Any brand or variety in 16 oz package, organic allowed.

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Can Buy
Varieties including, but not limited to:
  • Black
  • Black-eyed peas
  • Garbanzo (Chickpeas)
  • Great Northern
  • Kidney
  • Lentils
  • Lima
  • Mixed
  • Navy
  • Pink
  • Pinto
  • Red
  • Split peas
Cannot Buy
  • Frozen beans, peas, or lentils
  • Dry beans, peas, or lentils with added sugars, fats, oils, vegetables, fruits, or meat
  • Soy nuts
  • Dry beans, peas, or lentils with artificial, reduced-calorie, or no-calorie sweeteners
  • Dry beans with flavors or spices or bean soup mixes with flavoring packets or spices
  • Dry beans, peas, or lentils in bulk (not pre-packaged)



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