ASFSA STEPPING UP TO THE PLATE: Advocates square off for USDA funding

Salkin, Stephanie
November 2002
FoodService Director;11/15/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p50
Trade Publication
Reports that the American School Food Service Association has joined other industry groups in restoring full funding of Section 32 for both mandatory and bonus fruit and vegetable commodity buys for child nutrition and other food assistance programs in the U.S. Budget plans of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) for livestock disaster assistance; Comments from Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA); Item descriptions released by the USDA for its food purchase plans.


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