TITLE

COMMODITIES ALERT

PUB. DATE
May 2000
SOURCE
FoodService Director;05/15/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p98
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news briefs concerning school food service directors and other commodity purchasers in the United States (U.S.) as of May 15, 2000. Plans of the U.S. Department of Agriculture to buy frozen cherries for delivery on July 1-September 30, 2000; Status of fruit and vegetable consumption, according to the California Children's Eating and Exercise Survey.
ACCESSION #
3208932

 

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