NO PRICE IMPACT SEEN: New beef testing spec deemed safer

Salkin, Stephanie
July 2003
FoodService Director;7/15/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p46
Trade Publication
Reports on the extension of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) safety testing regulations for ground beef items purchased for the National School Lunch Program and other meal programs in 2003. Overview of the USDA food safety specifications for ground beef; Response of school districts to the USDA irradiation specification for beef; Plan of the department for bulk fowl and turkey crumble pilots.


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