USDA Will Buy More Bonus Food to Assist American Agriculture

USDA to Buy More Bonus Foods

USDA has announced that, to assist American agriculture, it will buy an additional $82.6 million of meats and fruit this year.  The Department intends to purchase $50 million worth of pork, $18.6 million worth of apples, $12.2 million of tart cherries, and $1.8 million of dried plums.  The commodities will be channeled to school meal and emergency food programs administered through USDA.  For details, see THE LINK HERE

From Foodlinks America, published 24 times a year by California Emergency Foodlink

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