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Salkin, Stephanie
February 2000
FoodService Director;02/15/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p68
Trade Publication
Presents update on the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) as of February 15, 2000. Bonus buy that USDA is out to make; Turkey and turkey products purchased by USDA; Web sites for children launched by USDA; Food label deceptions enumerated by the Center for Science in Public Interest.


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