MORE GROWTH: Food spending growing at fed. and state levels

October 2000
FoodService Director;10/15/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 10, p45
Trade Publication
Presents updates on the spending status of correctional food service market in the United States (U.S.) as of October 15, 2000. Total food spending of the U.S. Federal Bureau of Prisons in 1999; Condition of federal prison population from 1998 to 1999; Prison population at the state level.


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