TITLE

COMMODITIES ALERT

AUTHOR(S)
Salkin, Stephanie
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
FoodService Director;01/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news briefs on the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) as of January 15, 2001. Plans of USDA to introduce a fully cooked turkey taco meat product; Fruits and vegetables that can be purchased under the relief effort of USDA; Political appointees of the American School Food Service Association.
ACCESSION #
4064991

 

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