Peanut butter substitute forthcoming

Salkin, Stephanie
April 2004
FoodService Director;4/15/2004, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p47
Trade Publication
Reports that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has added sunflower seed butter to the approved list of commodities for school foodservice programs and as an alternative to peanut butter, a product that can cause severe allergic reactions. Availability of irradiated commodity ground beef; Scope of the USDA purchase of frozen orange juice from concentrate for child nutrition and other domestic programs; Reason the agency will purchase dried red tart cherries.


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